The Influencing Machine: Brooke Gladstone on the Media
"Mind-opening, thought-provoking and incredibly timely… An absolutely spectacular read."—Cory Doctorow, BoingBoingA million listeners trust NPR's Brooke Gladstone to guide them through the complexities of the modern media. Bursting onto the page in vivid comics by acclaimed artist Josh Neufeld, this brilliant radio personality guides us through two millennia of media history, debunking the notion that "The Media" is an external force beyond our control and equipping us to be savvy consumers and shapers of the news. Owing to the graphic format, this book is readable only on larger screens and devices.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - raschneid - LibraryThing
Graphic novel about media bias and information seeking behavior written by NPR correspondent - pretty much my ideal nonfiction book, but somehow I didn't enjoy this very much. Perhaps because ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - HadriantheBlind - LibraryThing
A meandering and thoughtful view on the media. Delivers many ideas very efficiently - graphic nonfiction is a very unusual method for a book, it works quite well. Read full review