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Editorial: A timely alternative vision

Volume 9, Issue 1

September, 2003

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King, B, (2003). Editorial: A timely alternative vision. Pacific Journalism Review, 9(1): 6-7.
Author(s): Barry King
Publication date: 
September, 2003

As many readers will know, Pacific Journalism Review was published for nine years in the Pacific – initially at the University of Papua New Guinea from November 1994, and then most recently at the University of the South Pacific in Fiji. This issue marks the relocation of the journal from Suva to the School of Communication Studies, Auckland University of Technology. The issue following this one, with the theme of ‘Media ownership and democracy’, will mark a decade of publication. Throughout this time the journal has been at the forefront of critical reflections on the role of the media and journalism practices in the Pacific region; a role it will continue to serve in its new location.