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The web imposes new responsibilities on journalists

December 16, 2013 | By Jim Stovall | No Comments | Filed in: Home, journalism, news, teaching journalism, web journalism.

The web has imposed new responsibilities on the journalist – responsibilities that go far beyond those of the traditional print or broadcast reporter.

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Writing for the Mass Media – 9th edition

November 1, 2013 | By Jim Stovall | No Comments | Filed in: books, Home, journalism, textbooks, writing.

Writing for the Mass Media will be a new edition — its 9th — next year. The new edition will maintain the same chapter outline (with some minor adjustments) as the 8th edition, but the material in the book will be expanded and updated. This new edition will be more closely tied to the book’s • Read More »

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Writing for the Mass Media (8th edition)

May 11, 2013 | By Jim Stovall | No Comments | Filed in: Writing for the Mass Media.

For more than 20 years, Writing for the Mass Media has been introducing students to all of the basic forms of media writing: the inverted pyramid for print, the drama unity form for broadcasting, summaries and other specialized writing for the web, copy platforms and storyboards for advertising. and news releases and other forms of writing for public relations.

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