It’s All Journalism
It’s All Journalism is a weekly podcast about the changing state of the media. You can download episodes on our website or on ITunes, Stitcher, SoundCloud or PodcastOne. New episodes are posted every Thursday.
It’s All Journalism is also produced in partnership with the fine people at the Association of Alternative Newsmedia, whose mission is to “provide services and leadership that ensure the success of its members; and to strengthen alternative journalism through advocacy and education.”
We are always looking for ideas of guests to interview and topics of discussion. Please email your suggestions or comments to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Michael O’Connell has been writing, editing and producing new stories for print and the online environment for more than 35 years. Currently, he’s an adjunct professor teaching podcasting in the master’s program at the American University School of Communication.
Since 2012, he’s been one of the producers and is the host of the It’s All Journalism podcast, which is available for download every Thursday on Apple Podcasts, SoundCloud, Spotify and the PodcastOne network.
He speaks regularly at journalism conferences about podcasting, and, in June 2017, Routledge Taylor and Francis released his new textbook, Turn Up the Volume — A Down and Dirty Guide to Podcasting.
This fall O’Connell will put his research to practical use when he teaches a podcasting class in the weekend M.A. program in Journalism and Digital Storytelling at American University.
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Producer Amber Healy, a recent repat to her native Western New York, has been working as a writer since high school, including for daily and weekly newspapers, a Capitol Hill-focused newsletter and NASA. Odds are strong you’ll find her at a concert on weekends.
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Amelia Brust is a digital editor at Federal News Network in Washington, D.C. Her background is in print and online news, having previously worked as a reporter and editor for Community Impact Newspaper in Houston, Texas, and as a reporter for the Daily News-Record in Harrisonburg, Virginia. She graduated from Temple University, is a member of the Journalism and Women Symposium, loves innovative storytelling and despises run-on sentences.
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Nick DePrey is a composer and producer specializing in bringing audio storytelling to life, based in Washington, D.C. He has scored pieces for audio powerhouses like NPR, Gimlet Media, and KQED. He composed the It’s All Journalism podcast theme as well. View his portfolio here.