Slow Journalism: State of the Art and Future Prospects

Activity: Talk or presentation for an academic audienceInvited talk for an academic audience


Invited speaker for symposium, joining panel with the former director of BBC News, Helen Boaden and Terry Phillips from CBS News. The event was led by Professor Peter Laufer, University of Oregon School of Journalism and Communication. My contribution, titled 'Unpicking "Slow"', critiqued assumptions about the concept, outlined optimal principles and provided a current example of Slow Journalism in the UK.

Estimated audience numbers (if applicable)

100 (online)
Period17 Dec 2021
Held atLa Sapienza Universiti di Roma, Italy
Degree of RecognitionInternational


  • slow journalism
  • literary journalism
  • narrative nonfiction
  • objectivity
  • subjectivity