2017

Cristina Garde

Journalist, scholar and designer, Catalonia

From 19 to 21 May 2017

Biography —

Journalist, scholar and designer. Current coordinator at Social.cat, has been working as journalist at El País, El Periódico, NacióDigital.cat and as correspondent un Brussels for the ACN (News Catalan Agency). Graduated in Journalism and Arts and Design (UAB and Massana School), she teaches at Digital Communication and Journalism Master in the UAB and UOC (Catalan Open University). Founding member of SomAtents, she is writing a doctoral work about new journalistic non-conventional practices and the concept of expanded journalism.

Project —

My aim during my stay at Faber residency is to deepen and rethink the approaching to my tesis dissertation. It’s about what I call Neojournalism, it means, new journalistic non-conventional practices and the concept of expanded journalism nowadays as a way to fight the crisis of the industrial journalism and the lack of credibility (and also to rethink what means the concept journalism).