gonzo journalism

Definition of gonzo journalism

chiefly US, informal

  1. :  journalism that treats a subject in a very personal, unusual, and often shocking way

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  of, relating to, or being a style of journalism marked by a lack of objectivity due to the writer's immersion in the subject and often participation in the activity being documented

    :  outlandishly unconventional, outrageous, or extreme

    :  very strange or unusual :  bizarre

  1. :  the collection and editing of news for presentation through the media

    :  the public press

    :  an academic study concerned with the collection and editing of news or the management of a news medium

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