WIN a Double Pass to The Fifth Estate: Jill Abramson

How should the media survive the current age?

It’s a question that haunts the bones of many in the industry, and a through-line of Merchants of Truth, a bracing new account of American journalism’s moral crisis written by Jill Abramson.

A former executive editor of the New York Times, and a widely-respected media veteran, Abramson looks at fake news, click-bait and the commercial objectives of Facebook and Google. Her unflinching – sometimes bleak – investigations take readers to the front-line of the essential and existential decisions being made at the heart of four key outlets: BuzzfeedVICE, the Timesand the Washington Post. Against Facebook virality and Google’s algorithm, can hallowed principles of objectivity and impartiality survive?

With host Sally Warhaft, join us for a fascinating and frank discussion with one of modern journalism’s most experienced figures, and an exploration into the future of media.

at Athenaeum Theatre

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For your chance to WIN a Double Pass to The Fifth Estate: Jill Abramsonsimply email promotions@artshub.com.au with Jill Abramson by Fri 26 April. Include your full name, address and phone number.

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Event starts
Tuesday 30 April, 2019
Event Ends
Tuesday 30 April, 2019
Venue
Athenaeum Theatre
Venue Address
188 Collins Street
Location

Melbourne,

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