Indiana-based artist Tasha Lewis transforms the Conservatory’s gallery with thousands of magnetic cyanotype butterflies printed on cotton fabric. Her blue butterflies hover in mid-air and seem to swarm the space, blurring the connection between the natural and artificial worlds.
Journalism is in crisis. To survive, many newsrooms have completely removed the line that separates opinion from news; it may be giving the audience what it wants — sensational sound bites — but is it providing our democracy with what it needs?
The advent of 24-hour cable news, the internet and now video and audio on demand is changing how people get their news. The phenomenon called “convergence” is also changing the way journalists work. But it’s also changing the way journalists are trained; Journalism educators are having to alter their lesson plans.