Media is going through a revolution around the globe, and Montreal is certainly not immune to the changes. We have lost La Presse while The Gazette has shrunk. Staff at our local TV and radio stations have been cut. But we also have expanding options on the web and social media. So what will the future of media look like here, and what will our options be? We ask the experts to weigh in.
Guest(s) : Steve Faguy, Media Critic Egbert Gaye, Editor, Community Contact Ethan Cox, Editor, Ricochet.media Paul Gott, Journalist and Professor
CityLife examines issues that affect all anglo Montrealers in an engaging and accessible way. Host Richard Dagenais and his team delve into politics, public transit, roadwork, the environment, the economy, immigration, social issues, culture and much more. Each CityLife show zeroes in on a particular subject or issue unfolding in Montréal, often with original approaches and creative coverage of local stories you may not find anywhere else.
Richard Dagenais was born, raised, educated and, continues to be employed, in Montréal. Twice nominated for ACTRA National Radio Awards, he works in Montréal television and radio as a host, anchor, reporter and writer. He is a singer, songwriter, and musician who has performed the anthems for the Expos and Alouettes. He's married with one son and two nutty dogs. He enjoys sports but hates going to the gym; he goes, but he hates it! He's got a blog and he tweets, too!