“Publicity is an evil substitute, and the art of publicity a black art. But it has come to stay. Every year adds to the potency and to the finality of its judgements.”

 — Justice Learned Hand, 1952


3 responses »

  1. kpilla says:

    Interesting that this quote still remains true today, even though it originated in 1952.

  2. danicamosher says:

    I agree with him on the account that publicity has become about persuading the audience and tricking. For example “pseudo-events.” Making events for the intent of publishing or advertising.

  3. kylereinson says:

    Nice use of other course readings, Danica. Making connections is important for this class and for PR work.

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