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Dan Gillmor on Citizen Media

Dan Gillmor, author of We the Media and founder of the Center for Citizen Media, was our guest at today's luncheon series. 

Click here to listen.

Or, you can read blogposts written by some of our fellows. David Weinberger, co-author of the Cluetrain Manifesto and Small Pieces Loosely Joined, writes that Gillmor's talk brought him to the conclusion that we'll have to "give up on the notion of coverage."  He also posts quick clips of today's discussion in Q&A formEthan Zuckerman sums up today's discussions topic by topic, from "on citizen's media and social change" to "on the future of news" to "on getting paid" and "the accumulation of data." Click here to read his thorough post.

We host guest speakers every Tuesday (Last week David Berlind was our guest. Read what he has to say about his life as a tech reporter.)  If you'd like to join us, you can via webcast, event audio, or by joining us for lunch at the center.  Just sign up for our events email list and we'll let you know in advance who's coming. All you have to do is send an email to amichel AT