Book Description

About the Author Robert L. Hilliard is a professor of media arts at Emerson College and former chief of Public Broadcasting at the FCC and chair of the Federal Interagency Media Committee. Among his thirty books are Writing for Television, Radio and New Media, and, with Michael Keith, The Broadcast Century and Beyond, Waves of Rancor, and Dirty Discourse. He consults and lectures on media and education in the United States and abroad.Michael C. Keith teaches communications at Boston College and is the author of twenty books, including The Radio Station and the memoir The Next Better Place. He was a professional broadcaster for more than a decade and has served as the chair of education at the Museum of Broadcast Communications in Chicago. One of the nation?s leading anticorporate media advocates.Robert W. McChesney is a professor in the Institute of Communications Research and the Graduate School of Library and Information Science at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He is the author of the award-winning Rich Media, Poor Democracy: Communications Politics in Dubious Times and other books. Read more