Carrie’s Profile

Sign in to Goodreads to learn more about Carrie.





Carrie's Recent Updates

Carrie is now friends with Isabelle Roughol
38187769
Carrie rated a book 4 of 5 stars
Making News at The New York Times by Nikki Usher
Rate this book
Clear rating
Will be reviewing shortly for Journalism: Theory, Practice & Criticism.

Fascinating glimpse of the New York Times newsroom as it evolves in the digital age. Explores how immediacy, interactivity, and participation are changing the processes of ne
...more
Carrie rated a book 4 of 5 stars
Saving Community Journalism by Penelope Muse Abernathy
Rate this book
Clear rating
This book is an must-read for anyone interested in a practical, specific guide to developing a business and editorial strategy for newspapers going forward. The focus here is generally on smaller community newspapers, but many of the lessons may be a ...more
Carrie rated a book 3 of 5 stars
Nemesis by Jo Nesbø
Nemesis (Harry Hole, #4)
by Jo Nesbø
read in July, 2014
Rate this book
Clear rating
Sometimes you need a good summer escape book, and I love Nesbo for that. Sometimes his descriptions of things like Norwegian weather get repetitive, but his plots are always great. This one had a lot going on, which was good, and I was proud to have ...more
Carrie rated a book 3 of 5 stars
Cached by Stephanie Schulte
Rate this book
Clear rating
An interesting history of the internet, how we think about it and how that has influenced global government policy. Pretty well-written and accessible for an academic book. Especially interesting I thought are the tensions around the web as a vehicle ...more
Carrie rated a book 4 of 5 stars
A Dance with Dragons by George R.R. Martin
Rate this book
Clear rating
This was started extra slow, I thought, but got better towards the end, tho even then very little actually happens, when you think about it. Looking forward to the next one, though.
Carrie rated a book 4 of 5 stars
Rebuilding the News by C.W. Anderson
Rate this book
Clear rating
Chris has done an excellent job chronicling media disruption in Philly in his book. The most unique and very cool aspect of this book is that it looks at the whole news ecosystem rather than just a single newsroom - the use of social network mapping ...more
Make No Law by Anthony  Lewis
"This book is probably why I went to law school, as well as why I returned to a career in journalism. Wonderful narrative of how free speech emerged as an important value over time in the US. I met Anthony Lewis & got a signed copy. Because I'm..." Read more of this review »
Vagina by Naomi Wolf
" I've only just begun, but I think she does do a fair job of in the intro of giving some context and insight into some of the book's limitations, and t ...more"
Carrie rated a book 3 of 5 stars
A Trick of the Light by Louise Penny
Rate this book
Clear rating
Well-written, especially for the genre. I don't especially identify with the detective or the characters, but maybe if I read a second book I will.
More of Carrie's books…
Brad
253 books | 38 friends

Brad
182 books | 323 friends

Isabell...
11 books | 48 friends

Sarah
439 books | 113 friends

Jim Hig...
205 books | 119 friends

Clay Mc...
134 books | 52 friends

Tom
Tom
50 books | 52 friends

Susan
385 books | 36 friends

More friends…


Polls voted on by this member