** PROGRAM AIRING FRIDAY, MARCH 25, 2011, 11:00PM PST **
Japanese media experts debate about the coverage of Japan's 2011 earthquake and tsunami in Japan: Crisis in Communication, a panel held March 24, 2011 at American University School of Communication. Panel moderated by Sharon Metcalf, senior director, SOC Strategic Partnerships & Programs.
Panelists include: Yoi Tateiwa, chief NHK correspondent and IRW journalist-in-residence; Prof. Quansheng Zhao, director, Center for Asian Studies; Visiting SIS Prof. Kenki Adachi, Ritsumeikan University, Japan; Akio Taba, Japanese digital news reporter and WCL alumnus (2010)
In Wake of Disasters, Japan Faces Crisis in Communication
(American University School of Communication, 3/25/11) Japanese dissatisfaction with national coverage of recent crises may lead to a major shift in the media's willingness to accept the official line...read more.