Technology, Empowerment and Community Radio
Authors: Scifo, S.
Journal: Revista Mídia e Cotidiano
Publisher: Universidade Federal Fluminense
This article will provide an overview of the conceptual contours of community media and community radio, highlighting some of the key questions shaping the debate and, with the help of a case study, show how digital media in the context of community radio can help local groups to get a voice in their local media systems, and how a university-based radio station, and its students and volunteers, play an important role for a more diverse and vibrant media content available in their area.