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Breaking News: <br>Renaissance Journalism and <br>the birth of the Newspaper
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Renaissance Journalism and
the birth of the Newspaper
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The first newspaper arrived in England from an Amsterdam publisher on December 2, 1620. Containing the latest foreign news, this publication immediately sparked a huge demand for up-to-the-minute reports on domestic and world events. From stories of war to lurid accounts of celebrity scandals among the royal families of Europe, journalism exploded into the world of Renaissance England. Gossip in the taverns and conversations among the political classes gave way to the phenomenon of a wide cross-section of the populace reading the events of the days and weeks in cheaply-printed serial publications.
Kyle, Chris and Peacey, Jason. Paper, 2008. ISBN: 978-0295-98873-3. 182 pages. Images.


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