Inside Reporting: A Practical Guide to the Craft of Journalism
This text does for reporting what Tim Harrower's The Newspaper Designer's Handbook has previously done for design: make it fun and accessible to newcomers. Harrower is an award-winning editor, designer and columnist who has previously taught at Portland State University and currently conducts journalism workshops. Inside Reporting emphasizes the basics but also provides a wealth of information on online reporting and packaging stories in more visual, interactive ways. It also includes more useful information on feature writing--from stories to reviews and column-writing--than any other text in the field.
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his is not your BIROTINGAS TEE THREE MAIN SECTIONS OF THIS BOOK
Observation ACTION O All key topics are presented on two - page spreads like
this one , making the information easier to navigate . Subjects are packaged into
AUDIO , VIDEO , ANIMATION , INTERACTION : NEW FORMS OF NEWS
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camera can provide your topic ( though results may not be statistically text is a
terrific tool .
slideshow A series of photos and captions — often incorporating audio
commentary — that illustrates a topic or event on a ... topics more accessible to
readers ; also , a story that's prepared by a TV news reporter , usually taped ,
featuring the ...
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As a journalism adviser, I found this to be an incredibly valuable resource. Harrower presents bite-sized bits of usable information to beginning and experienced reporters in high school and college ... Read full review
A thorough and interesting textbook, but the page layouts are annoyingly busy and complex, distracting from an otherwise easy-to-read source of information.