(via the MIT Center for Civic Media)
This session looks beyond platforms to explore the concept of media ecosystems. How do we understand, map, visualize, and ultimately shape the flow of texts across an increasingly diverse and complex media ecosystem? What are the relationships between professional and citizen, participatory and broadcast media? How do we understand what people are encountering, both in terms of supply (tools like Media Cloud that examine what’s published) and demand (tracking/logging efforts that look at individual or group consumption?
- Mapping Media Ecosystems at Center for Civic Media – My heart’s in Accra
- Civic Media Session: ‘Mapping Media Ecosystems’ – MIT TechTV