Synopses & Reviews
This is a confusing time to be a journalist, because all the rulesare changing, says Saleh, but for that very reason also a time of great opportunity. He explains enduring features of writing articlessuch as style, structure, interviewing, narrative, ethics, query letters, platforms, and publication. But also reviews the history ofjournalism, describes its status quo, and projects its possible future. His topics include roles and responsibilities of ajournalist, research, dissecting a story, news articles, opinion articles, and the author-editor relationship.Annotation ©2015 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
Master the art of article writing
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