Season 1 – Episode 10
Acclaimed scholar, journalist, activist and media critic Robert McChesney joins Coy to discuss a host of issues and themes related to his many years of work studying media, democracy and citizenship. He also explores in depth his latest book, Blowing the Roof Off Twenty-First Century: media, Politics, and the Struggle for Post-Capitalist Democracy. This conversation was originally recorded in May 2015.
Hosted by best-selling author and award-winning journalist Coy Barefoot, Citizens Band Radio is a production of the Center for Media and Citizenship at the University of Virginia. The program is produced in cooperation with WTJU and WPVC in Charlottesville. The program offers thoughtful conversations exploring issues of media and journalism, democracy and citizenship. The Executive Producers are Siva Vaidhyanathan and Coy Barefoot.