PCDO General Membership Meeting

Nov 17 2013 7:30 pm

Democracy and the Local Media

Sunday, November 17, 7:30 pm at the Suzanne Patterson Center

(behind the old Borough Hall)


Panel Moderator:  Paul Starr, Professor of Sociology and Public Affairs, and Stuart Professor of Communications and Public Affairs, Princeton University. 


Panelist:  Brad Koltz, General Manager, Packet Media Group

Panelist:  Krystal Knapp  Planet Princeton.

Panelist:  Patience Haggin, Daily Princetonian.


Paul Starr is a Pulitzer Prize-winning professor of sociology and public affairs at Princeton University.  He holds the Stuart Chair in Communications and Public Affairs at the Woodrow Wilson School.  He is also the co-editor and co-founder of The American ProspectHis book, The Creation of the Media, received the 2005 Goldsmith Book Prize.


Relevant works of interest:

A Future for Public Media in New Jersey (2010) By Paul Starr, Scott Weingart and Micah Joselow

Less News is Bad News: The Media Crisis and New Jersey’s News Deficit (2009) By Scott Weingart