Populist Postmodernism: When Cultural Critique of an Enlightenment Occupation Goes Viral

Jane B. Singer
2019 Media and Communication  
Journalism as an occupation has deep roots in the Enlightenment. The criticisms it faces, in contrast, reflect a populist permutation of Postmodernist critiques. This essay explores the implications for contemporary journalism, ending with suggestions for how practitioners might best respond.
doi:10.17645/mac.v7i4.2268 fatcat:ic5iqr2unjhtrf7lfrbbftoc4a