The Journalist's Craft: A Guide to Writing Better Stories

Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.
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This inspiring collection of 19 essays from veteran news writers explains how to weave storytelling skills into nonfiction narratives. Journalists of all backgrounds and levels of experience will discover dozens of exercises that have been tested successfully in newsrooms, workshops, and classrooms, and will cover everything from the fundamentals of reporting, writing and revising to more specialized elements like creating rhythm, cadence, and voice; employing dialogue and scene-building; and such devices as foreshadowing, symbols, and metaphors. Contributors are all veteran journalists, including Mark Bowden, author of Black Hawk Down, and several Pulitzer Prize-winners.
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Publisher
Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.
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Published on
Feb 28, 2012
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Pages
256
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ISBN
9781581159752
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Language
English
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Genres
Language Arts & Disciplines / Composition & Creative Writing
Language Arts & Disciplines / Journalism
Language Arts & Disciplines / Publishing
Language Arts & Disciplines / Reference
Reference / Writing Skills
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This content is DRM protected.
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