Artistic Freedom and Social Responsibility
Publication Date: January 2005
Publisher(s): Aspen Institute
Author(s): Kathryn Harris
The report provides insight into the inner thoughts and attitudes of media players - creators, distributors and consumers - concerning what is appropriate to bring to market and what is not. To what extent should media executives consider the potential impact of the programming over the perceived wants and desires of the audience? Where in the calculus of financing, producing and distributing content does one consider social responsibility?