In this episode we talk with Dr. Steven Thrasher, a professor of journalism at Northwestern University, and author of the upcoming book, The Viral Underclass. We discussed the responsibility of media during the COVID 19 pandemic and more. But first, a quick update about what we’re up to here at The Shoestring and the goings on at Northampton City Council.
The Shoestring is an independent local news outlet serving Western Massachusetts. In our podcast Trippin’ on the Shoestring, we discuss recently published articles and happenings about the region.