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Jeff Jarvis

Professor and Director, Tow-Knight Center for Entrepreneurial Journalism at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Jeff Jarvis is professor and director of the Tow-Knight Center for Entrepreneurial Journalism at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism. He is also heading a new $14 fund backed by AppNexus, Facebook, Craig Newmark and others to build credibility, quality, and civility in the public conversation. He is the author of Geeks Bearing Gifts: Imagining New Futures for News; Public Parts: How Sharing in the Digital Age Improves the Way We Work and Live; What Would Google Do?: Reverse-Engineering the Fastest-Growing Company in the History of the World; and the ebook Gutenberg the Geek. He is cohost of the podcast This Week in Google. Previously, Jarvis was creator and founding editor of Entertainment Weekly; TV critic of TV Guide and People magazines; president and creative director of Advance.net, the online arm of Advance Publications; and Sunday editor and associate publisher of the New York Daily News. He blogs at Buzzmachine.com and at medium.com/@jeffjarvis.