How is podcasting transforming the European Media landscape? - Part 1

In this special episode of Europe Talks Back, Alexander Damiano Ricci and his guests discuss how podcasts incorporate alternative and independent points of view and how they improve the quality of the information in the European media landscape, but also how podcasting has changed the professional mindset of the panelists.


Today’s episode is the first part of the recording of a panel debate held on the 12th of October at Bozar in Brussel, moderated by Alexander Damiano Ricci and organized by Sphera Media Lab and Arty Farty.


The guests are:

Ana Ribera Garcia-Rubio (Editor in-chief at PRISA Audio I ES)

Jenny Tsiropoulou (freelance journalist and independent podcaster I GR)

Evi Kiorri (podcaster, host of Beyond the Byline - Euractiv I NL)


Key moments

00: 00:04 - Intro

00:01:19 - How podcasting transformed carriers

00:01:35 - Ana Ribera Garcia-Rubio, from TV to podcasting

00:04:20 - Jenny Tsiropoulou, podcasting for freelancers

00:08:50 - Evi Kiorri, why is radio different from podcast

00:11:10 - Alternative viewpoints or quality information?

00:12:06 - Evi Kiorri responds

00:13:40 - Jenny Tsiropoulou’s viewpoint

00:16:40 - Ana and the mainstream media

00:19:10 - Debate

00:23:22 - Credits


Credits and staff


The second season of Europe Talks Back is produced in partnership with Sphera Network, the first network of independent media in Europe to reinvent the media space and paint a new picture of the continent through impactful, unbiased, raw, and authentic stories.

The host of this episode is Alexander Damiano Ricci.

Sound editing and mixing is by Jeremy Bocquet.

The executive producer of Europe Talks Back is Alexander Damiano Ricci.


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