The Peabody Awards: A New Site, A New Face

If asked to describe the Peabody Awards three years ago, one might have used one of these words: prestigious, academic, and niche. Popular among a highly academic sub-culture, the Peabody Awards started as a ceremony to award those in radio broadcast and a few other forms of journalistic media. As time progressed, the Awards grew to include online broadcasts, documentaries, and nontraditional media that wouldn’t typically garner attention at functions such as the Emmys, Academy Awards or Golden Globes. read more