Podcasting and Journalism: An edited collection to be published

deadline for submissions: 
March 20, 2020
full name / name of organization: 
Chad Whittle, Georgia College

Editor: Dr. Chad Whittle, Georgia College

Purpose of book: This edited collection of research will examine how journalists are using podcasting to produce news content. Podcasts continue to grow in usage and are becoming a part of media consumers daily routine to stay updated on the latest headlines and analysis of the top stories of the day. The editor is seeking contributions from scholars and those within the industry on the following topics:

*The use of daily news podcasts to deliver the top headlines and stories of the day

*Long form investigative journalism podcasts

*Sports journalism podcasts

*Politically based news podcasts

*Local media including newspapers producing news podcasts

*Public radio’s use of news podcasts (NPR is one of the largest producers of podcasts)

*International news podcasts produced by media outside the U.S.


Submissions: Please send your abstracts by March 20, 2020 to chadwhittlemedia@gmail.com. On your submission please include your contact information including your name, email and phone number, and current university or media outlet you are affiliated with. Dr. Whittle is a lecturer of mass communication at Georgia College, Milledgeville, Georgia.