The Media Show

The Media Show

Sunday - 7pm

The Media Show Sunday 22 March 2015

The Media Show

The Media Show

A series that gets behind media stories in broadcasting, print and online and shows how our daily media diet is shaped.

Banking inquiry: was Irish journalism asleep at the wheel during the Celtic Tiger

Banking inquiry: was Irish journalism asleep at the wheel during the Celtic Tiger

Harry Browne, lecturer in journalism at the school of media in the Dublin Institute of Technology joins us alongside Richard Curran, presenter of The Business on RTE Radio 1, and previously editor of the Irish Independent's business section and deputy editor at the Sunday Business Post to discuss.

Apple Inc's core : is it a place that the media has any hope of reaching

Apple Inc's core : is it a place that the media has any hope of reaching

Apple launches tend to be big news, in particular of course for technology journalists. But what's it like to be at one of these events? We asked Elaine Burke from Silicon Republic to dish the dirt.

The new iron curtain: what the Russian media is hiding from its citizens

The new iron curtain: what the Russian media is hiding from its citizens

What role does that media play in shaping how Russians see both the world and their own country? To discuss we speak to Chris Weafer, a founding partner of Moscow-based consulting firm Macro Advisory who has been working in Russia for almost two decades and Elizaveta Donnery of Donnery and Co Solicitors a Russian now living and working in Ireland.

And waking the dead: we look at the dying art of the obituary

And waking the dead: we look at the dying art of the obituary

How do you compose an article that's touching, conscious of the concerns family and friends, but also entertaining and accurate? Reporter Julien Clancy has been finding out.

A series that gets behind media stories in broadcasting, print and online.  This 13 part series will take an informative, entertaining and off-beat look at the world of print, broadcast and on-line media.  Presented by Conor Brophy, there will be sharp interviews with some major players in Irish and International media, beautifully crafted features and entertaining inserts. The listener will be exposed to the freshest and most intelligent thinking in a changing media world. 

The Media Show is an Old Yard production for RTÉ Radio 1. The producer is Aideen McLoughlin, the researcher is Kate O'Dwyer.

If you would like to contact the programme email mediashow@rte.ie 

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Peace On Earth

Peace On Earth

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