CHLY talk show celebrates first anniversary

CHLY Radio is taking a look back at the last year as its weekly hour-long talk show Be the Media celebrates its first anniversary today (Oct. 20).

CHLY Radio is taking a look back at the last year as its weekly hour-long talk show Be the Media celebrates its first anniversary today (Oct. 20).

The show highlights the latest in media creation and consumption from artist to audience across technologies and platforms – the Web, music, radio, books, magazines, TV, film, and theatre.

Hosts Marian van der Zon, Niel Scobie, and Joy Gugeler will excerpt highlights from the last 52 episodes and revisit some of the stories that captured the media spirit of the age in 2010-11 including Twitter’s role in the Iranian and Egyptian revolutions, the Google Books project, The Facebook effect and the social network.

Be the Media airs every Thursday at 1 p.m. on CHLY 101.7 FM. For podcasts and a synopsis of each show aired, please visit http://chly.dailysplice.com/bethemedia/ or check out its Facebook page at http://facebook.com/BeTheMedia.