The Future of X: Matt Thompson on Journalism

From the Aspen Ideas Festival, NPR's Matt Thompson weighs in on the challenges and ideas that are shaping the future of media.

"We now have media as this layer that is in every crevice of our lives," NPR's Matt Thompson explains. This ubiquity, he says, is forcing journalists to rethink storytelling in the digital age. From the Aspen Ideas Festival, he weighs in on the challenges and ideas that will shape the industry in the years to come. The Future of X, a new interview series from the Atlantic Video channel, looks at what's on the horizon for culture, business, and technology. Stay tuned for more videos from the Aspen Ideas Festival. 

Kasia Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg is the executive producer for video at The AtlanticMore

Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg joined The Atlantic in 2011 to launch its video channel and, in 2013, create its in-house video production department. She leads the development and production of original documentaries, interviews, and other video content for The Atlantic. Previously, she worked as a producer at Al Gore’s Current TV and as a content strategist and documentary producer in San Francisco. She studied filmmaking and digital media at Harvard University.

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