Media Coverage of Suicide & Mental Illness with Julie Kliegman

Premiere DateJun 11, 2018
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 Intro
00:51 Julie Kliegman
03:15 What Outlets Get Wrong About Suicide Coverage
04:38 Implication and Power of Certain Words
05:48 Media Discussion Mirroring Society's Sensibilities
07:09 Using Same Guidelines in Verbal Discussions
09:41 Outro
10:11 Echoes Lazyeyes
13:55 Wild Flower Lazyeyes
16:52 Finish

Julie Kliegman joins the show to talk coverage of suicide and mental illness and how media outlets—and people—can discuss it more sensibly.

Julie Kliegman (@jmkliegman) is a copy editor for The Ringer.

Joe Virgillito is a staff writer and host of the Daily Beat podcast on BTRtoday. He is a graduate of Quinnipiac University with a degree in journalism. In his spare time, he enjoys reading and wandering around…