The High-Choice Media Environment with Jane Lytvynenko
Season: 1 Episode: 1
Elizabeth chats with Buzzfeed disinformation reporter Jane Lytvynenko about the high-choice media environment. In a tweet, Jane tells us the theory is basically information capitalism. They dig into the idea of having lots of choices both about the supply and demand for political information. From audience fragmentation to crisis communication, we question what the theory has to say about the way people access and share political information and news.
Academic article by Van Aelst and colleagues: Political communication in a high-choice media environment: a challenge for democracy?