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par·a·jour·nal·ism

 (păr′ə-jûr′nə-lĭz′əm)
n.
New Journalism, especially when considered as subordinating factual reporting to entertainment.

par′a·jour′nal·ist n.
par′a·jour′nal·is′tic adj.
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parajournalism

(ˌpærəˈdʒɜːnəlɪzəm)
n
(Journalism & Publishing) journalism that does not wholly concern itself with truth but engages in subjective and creative speculations
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New′ Jour′nalism


n.
journalism containing the writer's personal opinions and reactions and often fictional asides as added color.
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parajournalist who propagandized for capital punishment before and after
eminent parajournalist of totalitarianism and surely the ultimate waffle
Wolfe, the parajournalist, looks pretty much the same as always, still grinning at us out of the nimbus of his double-breasted signature white suit, a vanilla-colored Mau Mau.
Those on the latter end of the spectrum are referred to as participatory journalists, citizen journalists, parajournalists, and a variety of other titles that collectively describe the work of nonprofessional journalists for inclusion in the news cycle.