Air Words

Air Words : Writing for Broadcast News

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"Air Words" is a hands-on workbook with numerous exercises and writing examples that focuses on developing writing skills for broadcast news.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 220 pages
  • 213.4 x 271.8 x 15.2mm | 544.32g
  • McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
  • Mayfield Publishing Co ,U.S.
  • Boston, MA, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 3rd Revised edition
  • 0767427149
  • 9780767427142
  • 2,228,291

Table of contents

1. Radio, Television, and the Webcast 2. The Mechanics of the Script: Copyediting, Fact Checking, Research, and Defamation 3. The Shift from Print to Effective Broadcast Copy 4. Writing the Compelling Lead 5. Getting Interviews: The Powerful Soundbite 6. Using Soundbites Effectively 7. Using Soundbites in Packages 8. Over-the-Air and Internet Radio 9. Television: Writing to Stills and CGs 10. TV: Writing the VO and the VO/SOT 11. Television: Packages and Live Shots 12. Producing for All Media: Developing Stories 13. Creating Effective Newscasts
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