Uncovering the Secrets of Magazine Writing: A Step-by-Step Guide to Writing Creative Nonfiction for Print and Internet Publication / Edition 1

Uncovering the Secrets of Magazine Writing: A Step-by-Step Guide to Writing Creative Nonfiction for Print and Internet Publication / Edition 1

by Nancy M. Hamilton
     
 

ISBN-10: 0205376312

ISBN-13: 9780205376315

Pub. Date: 11/11/2004

Publisher: Pearson

With a hands-on approach emphasizes writing to and understanding specific audiences, this text leads students step-by-step through the process of writing for magazines. Uncovering the Secrets of Magazine Writing discusses the entire writing process from brainstorming an idea to turning it into a saleable article. Examples from published articles illustrate

Overview

With a hands-on approach emphasizes writing to and understanding specific audiences, this text leads students step-by-step through the process of writing for magazines. Uncovering the Secrets of Magazine Writing discusses the entire writing process from brainstorming an idea to turning it into a saleable article. Examples from published articles illustrate writing techniques, and end-of-chapter exercises give students opportunities for practical experience. The professional, real-world approach is reinforced by interviews and anecdotes from experienced magazine writers and editors, including the author herself.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205376315
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
11/11/2004
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: If You Want to Be a Writer.

1. Magazines Under the Microscope.

2. The Family Tree.

3. What If ... ?

4. Get Joe!

5. “I Did It; So Can You.”

6. The Road Test.

7. Growing the Story.

8. Branching Out.

9. Step by Step.

10. From the Inside Out.

11. Moment of Truth.

12. Moving Forward.

13. Secrets that Sell.

14. The Write Stuff.

15. The Five R's.

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