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Introduction to Professional Newswriting

Conrad C. Fink

Introduction to Professional Newswriting

Reporting for the Modern Media

by Conrad C. Fink

  • 121 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Longman Group United Kingdom .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Style manuals,
  • News Reporting,
  • Reference,
  • Composition & Creative Writing - Academic,
  • General,
  • Authorship,
  • Handbooks, manuals, etc,
  • Journalism,
  • Language

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages475
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7847606M
    ISBN 100801306914
    ISBN 109780801306914

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Fink. In 4 libraries. This carefully structured and student oriented text, written by a professional with years of classroom experience, is a comprehensive step-by-step guide to becoming a professional news writer. Through comprehensive chapters and student exercises, it demonstrates how to look at events and facts, select the most crucial elements, and convey.

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[Conrad C Fink]. The Professional Context --Ch. News and How It Is Used --Pt. Your Newswriter Tools --Ch. Language: The Newswriter's Basic Tool --Ch.

The Fundamentals of Style: Lean and Clean --Pt. Building Your Personal Writing Style --Ch. Organizing the Story and Lead --Ch. The Lure and Hook of Leads --Ch. a news story. A good reporter loves to dig into a story. The rule is: "Write 10 percent of what you know." THE FIVE 'W's' Every news story must cover the "Five W's:" Who, What, When, Where, Why and sometimes The ABCs of news writing are Accuracy, Brevity and Clarity.

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While styles can diverge more dramatically depending on the kind of story—a feature story may look and sound very different than a hard news story—all news stories are cut from the same mold. The first element of news writing is, of course, to deliver the news.introduction, the lead is the most important part of the story.

It needs to grab the reader’s interest and persuade them to read on. If you’ve come this far, it means my lead worked and you wanted to keep reading. Thanks for sticking around. 3. Get to the Heart of the Story. You’ve written the lead and a great first paragraph, now what?