What’s a Podcast?

Podcasting, a portmanteau of iPod and broadcasting, has existed for over a decade, and as a form has seen a steady growth in the number of podcasts created and the size of audiences over the past decade. According to the Edison Research “Podcast Consumer 2017” report, an estimated 67 million Americans listen to podcasts onContinue reading “What’s a Podcast?”

Why Podcasting?

Podcasting is a comparatively new medium that is achieving increasing popularity alongside substantial interest for educational purposes, but it is only beginning to be explored as a tool for research. It has to-date been viewed as a part of the teaching work of academics, rather than the practice or distribution of research and scholarship (BerryContinue reading “Why Podcasting?”