Stijn Postema analyses Artistic Journalism

The scientist about his PhD research at University of Amsterdam

29.10.2019  |  by Cato Verhoeven  |  Designalism

Stijn Postema is a teacher of Journalism and Media at the University of Amsterdam and Ede Christian University of Applied Sciences. He is currently working on his PhD on the field of Artistic Journalism.

An example of Artistic Journalism? Stijn: "News photographers sometimes work in two worlds: the world of journalism, which is fact driven, and the world of art, which is about aesthetics and effect. These are the supposed ideas of these two professions. In reality they blend all the time."

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