Television http://kajx.org en Non-Profit in the Spotlight: Aspen Journalism, Part 3 http://kajx.org/post/non-profit-spotlight-aspen-journalism-part-3 <p>When the Internet began its exponential growth from a seedling to a colossal network, the demand for daily, quick reads increased. Readers were consuming the amount of information coming over the Internet faster than journalists could write it. This resulted in the down-sizing of the industry, and some of the causalities were investigative journalists. That's where Aspen Journalism, a non -profit local news organization, comes in. A handful of locally acclaimed, freelance journalists cover key topics in the Roaring Fork Valley: Water, Land, Education, Economics and the Ski Industry. Founder and Director, Brent Gardner-Smith, and Advisory Board Member, Andy Stone, speak.&nbsp;</p><p>Visit <a href="http://aspenjournalism.org">AspenJournalism.org</a> to learn more about Aspen Journalism.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 15:00:00 +0000 Cornelia Carpenter 16906 at http://kajx.org Non-Profit in the Spotlight: Aspen Journalism, Part 3 CrossCurrents - Binge TV Viewing & Pop Culture Review http://kajx.org/post/crosscurrents-binge-tv-viewing-pop-culture-review <p>Off season binge TV viewing and pop culture review with Laura Thielen, Artistic Director of Aspen Film and Stewart Oksenhorn, Arts Editor of the Aspen Times.</p><p> Wed, 20 Nov 2013 22:35:20 +0000 Carolyne Heldman 10554 at http://kajx.org CrossCurrents - Binge TV Viewing & Pop Culture Review Aspen Ideas Festival - What Do TV Shows Tell Us About Ourselves? http://kajx.org/post/aspen-ideas-festival-what-do-tv-shows-tell-us-about-ourselves <p>What Do TV Shows Tell Us about Ourselves?</p><p>How much can we learn about our society through our TV shows? Can they break social barrier, or even help catalyze social change? Writer/producers of some of television’s most influential programs and characters—James Brooks (The Mary Tyler Moore Show, Rhoda, Taxi, The Simpsons) and Brian Grazer (24, Parenthood, Arrested Development, Friday Night Lights)—consider what relationship onscreen life has to real life.<br><br>James L. Brooks, Kurt Andersen</p><p> Sun, 30 Jun 2013 21:29:08 +0000 Rob St. Mary 3757 at http://kajx.org Aspen Ideas Festival - What Do TV Shows Tell Us About Ourselves?