“For us in journalism there are many potential uses and some very obvious dangers. It’s an opportunity and a potential threat and it’s happening whether we like it or not, and so very fast.”

– Lenore Taylor

These are remarks edited from a speech by Guardian Australia editor Lenore Taylor for the 2023 Brian Johns lecture. They were published in The Guardian (UK).

The lecture series was established by the Macquarie University Centre for Media History and the Copyright Agency. The event occurred at Sydney’s Centre for Media History, Macquarie University.


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