WILMINGTON, MA — In the August Book Stew episode, host Eileen MacDougall author interviewed Dan Kennedy. Kennedy is an Associate Professor of Journalism at Northeastern University, regular panelist on WGBH-TV’s Beat the Press, and writer of the blog Media Nation. He discussed latest book, The Return of the Moguls: How Jeff Bezos and John Henry Are Reinventing Newspapers for the Twenty-First Century.
Kennedy discussed how three wealthy men — Jeff Bezos (Washington Post), John Henry (Boston Globe), and Aaron Kushner (Orange County Register) purchased newspapers and took different approaches to realize success. He also read from the introduction of his book and discussed what it’s like teaching journalism in 2020.
Watch the episode, courtesy of Wilmington Community Television, below.
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