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Writing the News

A Guide for Print Journalists

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Writing the News by Walter Fox
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The third edition of Writing the News continues the tradition of its predecessors by providing beginning journalists with a clear and concise introduction to the craft of newswriting. Along with updating and adding to the number of examples from the contemporary press, the new edition includes a section on the increasingly popular narrative form of the feature and an expanded chapter on news style. Covering all of the essential journalistic skills - from lead writing and story development to the handling of quotes and feature techniques - the book offers practical information to anyone involved in print journalism or interested in the rhetoric of news.

Author Biography

Walter Fox has more than four decades of experience as a professional journalist, editor, communications specialist and journalism professor. He has taught journalism at Temple and West Chester universities in Pennsylvania, and has worked as a reporter and editor for wire services and daily and national newspapers. His book, Writing the News: A Guide for Print Journalists, has been published abroad in China, India and Bulgaria.
Release date NZ
June 1st, 2001
Author
Country of Publication
United States
Edition
3rd Edition
Imprint
Iowa State University Press
Pages
158
Dimensions
166x227x10
ISBN-13
9780813822488
Product ID
3089326

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