Writing News for Broadcast / Edition 2

Writing News for Broadcast / Edition 2

by Edward Bliss, John M. Patterson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0231043724

ISBN-13: 9780231043724

Pub. Date: 11/01/1978

Publisher: Columbia University Press

The authoritative guide to writing for the broadcast medium.

-This updated edition of a classic text shows budding journalists how to write for the broadcast medium. The text teaches by example, providing brilliant samples of writing with notations for images and/or sounds accompanying them. The samples have been updated . . . and a new chapter added on special

Overview

The authoritative guide to writing for the broadcast medium.

-This updated edition of a classic text shows budding journalists how to write for the broadcast medium. The text teaches by example, providing brilliant samples of writing with notations for images and/or sounds accompanying them. The samples have been updated . . . and a new chapter added on special formats (sports and magazine reporting). Guidelines for writing lead-ins, conclusions, and voice-overs, and for producing television documentaries, are included along with a final set of tips. -Choice -Writing News for Broadcast is more than a book about writing. It is a book about what it means to be a writer. -David Bartlett -President, Radio-Television News Director Association

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780231043724
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
Publication date:
11/01/1978
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
211
Product dimensions:
7.32(w) x 10.31(h) x 0.91(d)

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