Ep 9: Candis Callison and Mary Lynn Young on Journalism’s Limits and Possibilities

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Our guests for this episode are Candis Callison and Mary Lynn Young, professors at UBC's School of Journalism, Writing and Media. Callison is also a faculty member at UBC’s Institute for Critical Indigenous Studies. Both are former journalists and the co-authors of the recently published book Reckoning: Journalism's Limits and Possibilities.

In this episode, Candis Callison and Mary Lynn Young join Kalina Christoff to discuss the practice of journalism and its role in society.

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Links to content mentioned in this episode:

Callison, C. and Young, M.L. (2019) Reckoning: Journalism's Limits and Possibilities. Oxford University Press.

The Conversation Canada, co-founded by by Mary Lynn Young and Alfred Hermida (UBC School of Journalism).

Sharp, C. (2019) How to structure an article: The inverted pyramid. The Writing Cooperative.

Haraway, D. (1988) Situated Knowledges: The Science Question in Feminism and the Privilege of Partial Perspective. Feminist Studies.

TallBear, K. (2014) Standing With and Speaking as Faith: A Feminist-Indigenous Approach to Inquiry. Journal of Research Practice Volume 10, Issue 2

Cole, D. (2020) The Skin We’re In: A Year of Black Resistance and Power. Penguin Random House

The Discourse, digital news media company based in Vancouver B.C

Media Indigena podcast, International Symposium on Indigenous Communities and Climate Change


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