This is a guest post by Tim Relf, a former journalistic colleague who also
writes under the name TR Richmond [https://twitter.com/trrichmondbooks].
His new novelWhat She Left
Robin Hamman has posted an interesting write-up of a BBC College of Journalism
debate on the media coverage of the Virginia Tech shootings
[http://www.cybersoc.com/2007/05/debate_on_virgi.html]. And the issue of digital
doorstepping that I was talking about at the time has re-emerged. Professor