Bhubaneswar: Journalist-turned media academician Dr. Mrinal Chatterjee's book 'History of Journalism in Odisha' will be released in Bhubaneswar on August 4, the day the first Odia newspaper Utkal Deepika was published in 1866.
This book has chapters on Radio, Television, New Media Journalism, News Agencies, Journalism Education, Journalists' Association, Women in Journalism, Journalism in specialized fields (Business, Entertainment, Sports), Photojournalism, Cartoon and Cartoonists, Column and Politics and Journalism.
It provides a 360 degree view of the media world. The book also contains brief history of several language journalism including Bengali, Hindi, Urdu, Gujarati, Marathi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Assamese, Punjabi and Konkani. Priced at Rs 450, it has 304 pages, crown size.
To order a copy one can send a mail to firstname.lastname@example.org