The Media Links are a daily round-up of media-related postings from across the web offering updates, opinion and analysis of current topics in media and journalism. Check back here every day for a new selection of links.
A monkey sighting offers a lesson in finding user-generated content for newspapers. [Poynter]
The Daily Telegraph wins paper of the year, a Guardian journalist wins reporter of the year, and London mayor Boris Johnson likens politicians to "pitiful blue-nosed Avatar characters" at this year's British Press Awards. [Press Gazette]
Guardian Media Group CEO Carolyn McCall leaves to run EasyJet. [PaidContent]
New York University's Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute released its nominees for the top ten works of journalism of the decade, but missed a whole subset of the media landscape. [Reason]
Is the media's coverage of the war in Afghanistan inadequate? [Journalism.co.uk]