Beyond the "Like" Button: Digitally Addictive Storytelling and the Brain

Amy O’Leary, a news editor and multimedia producer for The New York Times, presents the final [...]keynote address of the Narrative Arc conference. Her presentation, Beyond the ‘Like’ Button: Digitally Addictive Storytelling and the Brain, discusses the brain and its relationship to immediate news. As a writer who crafts the online narrative of a story at the time the idea is conceived, she is uniquely skilled to speak to the power of social media in the news.

Hosted by College of Communication on March 23-25, 2012.

Tags: writing, social media, new york times, narrative, online journalism, narrative arc conference, amy o'leary

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