© 2024 | Jefferson Public Radio
Southern Oregon University
1250 Siskiyou Blvd.
Ashland, OR 97520
541.552.6301 | 800.782.6191
a service of Southern Oregon University
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00 0:00
Available On Air Stations

New Media And New Problems: Signals & Noise


"Don't want a nation under the new media," Green Day sang in "American Idiot." And that was before social media turned the way we talk to each other upside-down.

We examine the media landscape monthly, in a segment we call Signals & Noise. This month Andrew Gay from the Southern Oregon University Communication faculty subs for Chris Lucas, with regular contributor and Humboldt State University Journalism Chair Victoria Sama.

It's not all about politics in the media (though we could spend hours on that). Join us for a discussion that can include topics as disparate as virtual reality cinema and the best Jane Austen books.

This month, our discussion of the Derek Chauvin trial in Minneapolis touched on two organizations:

"Pick Three" faves for the month from Andrew, all from the Ashland Independent Film Festival:

Vicky's "Pick Three:"

Stay Connected
The Jefferson Exchange is Jefferson Public Radio's daily talk show focused on news and interests across our region of Southern Oregon and Northern California. Angela Decker is the senior producer, Charlie Zimmermann is the assistant producer, and Geoffrey Riley hosts the show.