Jeff Jarvis and Distributed Media

Interview with Jeff Jarvis, the BuzzMachine blogger, on his new plans to work with the New York Times, write a book, help at CUNY, and work with a news startup.
Heather Green

Chatted with Jeff Jarvis yesterday about his decision to quit his job and focus on citizens' media. It was cold and wet here in Manhattan, though Jarvis said the sun had just broke at his house in New Jersey. Turns out, that was a metaphor for our chat. Jarvis explained that he had been itching to remake his life after his close call on Sept. 11. Jarvis turned to blogging with a vengeance after that. And now that outlet is providing him with the connections, the brand, and the inspiration to leave his job and throw himself into figuring out the world of distributed media.

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