Assistant Professor of Journalism, Temple University
Magda Konieczna is a journalism professor at Temple University in Philadelphia. Her book, Journalism Without Profit: Making News When the Market Fails (Oxford, 2018), focuses on nonprofit news organizations and the future of journalism. She has a PhD from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and was a city hall reporter in Canada before moving into academia.
After nearly 150 years in business as a business The Salt Lake Tribune wants to become a nonprofit. But first its owner must get approval from the Internal Revenue Service. The federal agency in charge of collecting...