The Art and Craft of Feature Writing

Based on The Wall Street Journal Guide
Product Number: EB00720258
Released: Feb 27, 2018
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9781101667125
Publisher: Plume
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Description

Storytelling-how to catch and hold a reader's interest through artful narration of factual material William E. Blundell, one of the best writers on one of America's best-written papers-The Wall Street Journal-has put his famous Journal Feature-Writing Seminars into this step-by-step guide for turning out great articles. Filled with expert instruction on a complex art, it provides beginners with a systematic approach to feature writing and deftly teaches old pros some new tricks about: - How and where to get ideas - What readers like and don't like - Adding energy and interest to tired topics - Getting from first ideas to finish article - The rules of organization - How-and whom-to quote and paraphrase - Wordcraft, leads, and narrative flow - Self-editing and notes on style plus many sample feature articles.

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Author(s): William E. Blundell
Original Publish Date: Nov 29, 1988

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