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MinnPost to participate in event about nonprofit journalism at the U

On Thursday, Feb. 7, MinnPost is co-presenting an event with the Minnesota Journalism Center to look at the evolving business model of journalism, featuring a conversation with MinnPost Publisher & CEO Andy Wallmeyer and Magda Konieczna, author of “Journalism Without Profit: Making the News When the Market Fails.”

Magda Konieczna
Magda Konieczna
This Thursday, MinnPost is co-presenting Non-Profit News: Storytelling & The Future of Journalism with the Minnesota Journalism Center at the University of Minnesota. Andy Wallmeyer, MinnPost’s publisher and CEO, will appear alongside Magda Konieczna in a conversation about the evolution and future of nonprofit journalism.

Konieczna is the author of “Journalism Without Profit: Making the News When the Market Fails,” a look at news startups that are rising up as the legacy news business model declines. MinnPost is featured in the book as an example of such a startup using the nonprofit model.

The event is at 5 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 7, at the Humphrey School of Public Affairs (301 19th Ave S., Minneapolis). It’s free and open to the public, but advanced registration is encouraged. You can register here.

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