Episode 132 – Pandemic Broadcasting, Remote Working and Freelance Precariousness

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Jim Waterson (media editor, the Guardian), Rebecca Messina (digital editor, Immediate Media) and Matt Deegan (creative director, Folder Media) join Olly Mann to reflect on the media’s response to the global Coronavirus pandemic.

Including details of how broadcasters are changing their output to meet new demand; how the government’s relationship with the media has changed since the outbreak; how news of the pandemic reached Germany’s Big Brother house and the precariousness of being a freelancer in uncertain times.

Plus, in the Media Podcast Quiz, top tips for effectively working from home courtesy of the world’s most celebrated writers.

A PPM / Rethink Audio Production, produced by Peter Price and Matt Hill.

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