A framework and set of policy recommendations for expanding both the funding and the definition of public media in America. This paper proposes a rethinking of public media as an inclusive and holistic noncommercial media sector that builds new connections and commands new forms of support across all forms of public service media. By embracing digital media — and the changes that come with a shift from one-way broadcast communication to many-to-many digital communication — a more diverse media system could emerge that brings in new participants and stakeholders and expands the definition of the individuals, entities and organizations that comprise public media. (via Greater Than the Sum: Creating Collaborative and Connected Public Media in America | Free Press)

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A framework and set of policy recommendations for expanding both the funding and the definition of public media in America. This paper proposes a rethinking of public media as an inclusive and holistic noncommercial media sector that builds new connections and commands new forms of support across all forms of public service media. By embracing digital media — and the changes that come with a shift from one-way broadcast communication to many-to-many digital communication — a more diverse media system could emerge that brings in new participants and stakeholders and expands the definition of the individuals, entities and organizations that comprise public media. (via Greater Than the Sum: Creating Collaborative and Connected Public Media in America | Free Press)

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