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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 97 new and published books in the subject of Writing — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

For books that are not yet published; please browse forthcoming books.

New and Published Books

  1. Writing and Editing for Digital Media

    2nd Edition

    By Brian Carroll

    Writing and Editing for Digital Media, 2nd edition, teaches students how to write effectively for digital spaces—whether crafting a story for a website, blogging or using Twitter to cover a breaking news story or event. The lessons and exercises in each chapter help students build a solid...

    Published July 6th 2014 by Routledge

  2. How Journalism Uses History

    Edited by Martin Conboy

    Series: Journalism Studies

    How Journalism Uses History examines the various ways in which journalism uses history and historical sources in order to better understand the relationships between journalists, historians and journalism scholars. It highlights the ambiguous overlap between the role of the historian and that of...

    Published July 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Preparing to Teach Writing

    Research, Theory, and Practice, 4th Edition

    By James D. Williams

    Preparing to Teach Writing, Fourth Edition is a comprehensive survey of theories, research, and methods associated with teaching composition successfully at the middle, secondary, and college levels. Research and theory are examined with the aim of informing teaching. Practicing and...

    Published February 10th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Magazine Writing

    By Christopher D. Benson, Charles F. Whitaker

    What does it take to launch a career writing for magazines? In this comprehensive, up-to-date introduction to magazine writing, students will learn everything from the initial story pitch all the way through to the final production, taking with them the essential tools and skills they will need...

    Published February 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  5. Contemporary Editing

    3rd Edition

    By Cecilia Friend, Don Challenger

    Contemporary Editing offers journalism students a forward-looking introduction to news editing, providing instruction on traditional newsroom conventions along with a focus on emerging news platforms. This comprehensive text provides students with a strong understanding of everything an editor does...

    Published September 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  6. English for Journalists

    Twentieth Anniversary Edition

    By Wynford Hicks

    Series: Media Skills

    English for Journalists has established itself in newsrooms the world over as an invaluable guide to the basics of English and to those aspects of writing, such as reporting speech, house style and jargon, which are specific to the language of journalism. Written in a highly accessible and engaging...

    Published June 11th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Journalism of Ideas

    Brainstorming, Developing, and Selling Stories in the Digital Age

    By Daniel Reimold

    Journalism of Ideas is a comprehensive field guide for brainstorming, discovering, reporting, digitizing, and pitching news, opinion, and feature stories within journalism 2.0. With on-the-job advice from professional journalists, activities to sharpen your multimedia reporting skills, and dozens...

    Published April 23rd 2013 by Routledge

  8. L2 Writing in Secondary Classrooms

    Student Experiences, Academic Issues, and Teacher Education

    Edited by Luciana C. de Oliveira, Tony Silva

    Series: ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

    Second language writers and the teaching of writing at the secondary level have received little attention compared with other skills such as reading. Addressing this gap, this volume uniquely looks at both adolescent L2 writing and the preparation of secondary teachers to work with this population...

    Published March 24th 2013 by Routledge

  9. International Life Writing

    Memory and Identity in Global Context

    Edited by Paul Longley Arthur

    Representing the best of international life writing scholarship, this collection reveals extraordinary stories of remarkable lives. These wide-ranging accounts span the Americas, Britain, Europe, Asia, Africa, Australia and the Pacific over a period of more than two centuries. Showing fascinating...

    Published March 3rd 2013 by Routledge

  10. Digital Storytelling

    Capturing Lives, Creating Community

    By Joe Lambert

    Listen deeply. Tell stories. This is the mantra of the Center for Digital Storytelling (CDS) in Berkeley California, which, since 1998 has worked with nearly 1,000 organizations around the world and trained more than 15,000 people in the art of digital storytelling. In this revised...

    Published December 6th 2012 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Introduction to Game Analysis
    By Clara Fernández-Vara
    To Be Published August 5th 2014
  2. Fashion Journalism
    By Julie Bradford
    To Be Published August 26th 2014
  3. Digital Storytelling, Applied Theatre, & Youth: Performing Possibility
    By Megan Alrutz
    To Be Published August 26th 2014
  4. Popular Music Journalism
    By Martin James
    To Be Published December 31st 2014
  5. Writing Audio Drama
    By Tim Crook
    To Be Published December 31st 2014

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