Q&A: Teru Kuwayama on a New Experiment in Multimedia Journalism

March 8, 2011

By David Walker

PDN: How did you pitch Basetrack to get funding from the James L. Knight Foundation? Teru Kuwayama: The pitch was to report on the Afghanistan war through the experience of a battalion of Marines, using social media as the distribution platform, targeting the social networks surrounding those Marines—and . . . following a policy shift that allows Marines to use...

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