This professional manual has been revised and updated. It features Merv Block's countless do's and don'ts, distilling them into a handy set of pointers. Journalists who are stumped by a problem can consult the book's many chapters for mini-lessons on how to deal with it. Block points to action verbs and points out dozens of words not to use. And tells why not to use them. qEvery writer needs an editorq is a truism, but editors are vanishing. So Block tells how a writer can be her own editor. His own, too.The RTDNA Reference Guide, A Manual for Professionals Mervin Block ... A local TV script: Near the end of a piece about a baby shaken violently by a guardian and gravely hurt, a reporter wrote: aDakota County Attorney Jim Backstrom isanbsp;...
|Title||:||Broadcast Newswriting: The RTDNA Reference Guide, A Manual for Professionals|
|Publisher||:||CQ Press - 2011-07-11|