- Author : Dilek Gürsoy
- Publisher : Routledge
- Release Date : 2020-03-23
- Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
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- ISBN 10 : 9781000060850
Transmediality in Independent Journalism Book Description :
Transmediality in Independent Journalism investigates mainstream journalism and its escape routes to independence through transmedia strategies. Within the scope of the latest debates in Turkey, the author argues that the function of transmediality in Turkish journalism is gradually shifting from being only a commercial entity to becoming a political system for social change, a survival mechanism for independent journalists to reach out to diverse audiences, and gain back the public trust. Bringing a fresh perspective to recent studies on cultures of transmediality along with an in-depth analysis of three contemporary Turkish cases, the book: Builds upon questions of whether transmedia storytelling can offer a support system to construct an alternati...