NPR’s Andy Carvin, tweeting the Middle East

Since December, Andy Carvin, a social-media strategist at NPR in Washington, has become a one-man Twitter news bureau, chronicling fast-moving developments throughout the Middle East. Full Story »

Posted by Fabrice Florin - via Andy Carvin, Jay Rosen, Kaizar Campwala (t), Rachel Fus (t), Fabrice Florin (t), Josh_Young (t), Saed Abu Hmud (t), Jeppe Kabell (t), Joey Baker (t), Donica Mensing (t)
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Posted by: Posted by Fabrice Florin - Apr 12, 2011 - 7:39 PM PDT
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by Fabrice Florin - Apr. 15, 2011

Informative human-interest profile of NPR social media strategist Andy Carvin, who is experimenting with a new form of journalism about the Middle East on Twitter. A couple more independent sources would have been helpful, as this article cites mostly supportive comments from other NPR employees. Regardless, a worthwhile read about an important initiative.

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