Op-Ed Pieces and Pitches
Friday, March 29, 2013 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM (EDT)
New York, NY
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
This three-hour workshop will focus on reaching the public via Op-Eds, essays, and interviews with reporters. We’ll cover the idea of news pegs, the art of pitching a piece to editors, the difference between journalistic and academic writing, the editing process, and techniques for talking to journalists who contact you about your work.
When & Where
JustPublics@365 is a project that uses digital media as a way to connect academics, journalists and activists across traditional silos, and foster transformation on issues of social justice.