Who controls sports information? How important is social media to sports journalism? Where do people get their sports news? How important is storytelling? We addressed these subjects on WEIU-FM’s 30-minute show ‘Issues & Attitudes’ that was also simulcast on TV. Click here to watch. Enjoy.
Here are a few resources for anybody teaching, or taking, courses that focus on sports and the media. I have not yet found the definitive text for this course, but there are many terrific books and articles that focus on specific areas in this field, such as Field of Schemes (which also has a website [...]
I just completed a class blog that will be used for Sports and the Media, an upper-level class here at Eastern Illinois University. On the blog, I have included about eight to 10 Power Point presentations that students can review before, or after, these respective lectures.
In addition, I included links to assigned articles, although our [...]