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Writing for Broadcast News

A Storytelling Approach to Crafting TV and Radio News Reports

by Charles Raiteri

  • 382 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Media studies,
  • Writing & editing guides,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • Language,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines,
  • Language Arts / Linguistics / Literacy,
  • Television broadcasting of news,
  • Radio journalism,
  • Composition & Creative Writing - Academic,
  • Journalism,
  • Television - General,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines / Journalism,
  • Authorship

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages163
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7925613M
    ISBN 100742540278
    ISBN 109780742540279

      Writing News for Broadcast is the Strunk and White of broadcast newswriting books. Long considered the gold standard of broadcast journalism textbooks, this guide for the student and the professional has inspired generations of newscasters through its eloquent examples and emphasis on the writer's responsibility, commitment, and integrity.   This seventh edition of Broadcast Journalism continues its long tradition of covering the basics of broadcasting from gathering news sources, interviewing, putting together a programme, news writing, reporting, editing, working in the studio, conducting live reports and more. The authors have brought the material further up to date with the integration of social .

    Writing for Broadcast News makes the storytelling elements that comprise a broadcast news story, whether for radio or TV, immediately accessible and understandable to beginning broadcast writers and journalism students. Its step-by-step approach defines the parts necessary to structuring a story with a clear beginning, middle, and end by establishing a definite .   This book clearly and concisely outlines the rules of broadcast news writing, reporting, grammar, style, and usage. With chapter-by-chapter coverage of story types, from business stories to crime and legal reporting, education, government, health, the environment, weather, and sports, the Broadcast News and Writing Stylebook lays out the Pages:

    Papper’s Broadcast News and Writing Stylebook is the go-to handbook in broadcast news, and with the updates in the 6th edition, it is sure to continue this legacy. Through clear and concise chapters, this text provides the fundamental rules of broadcast news writing. It covers various fields across the board, including crime and government, weather, education, health, and : $ Well, as reading a book Broadcast News And Writing Stylebook, By Robert A. Papper, sometimes, if you need to read something for your brand-new jobs, you will certainly really feel so dizzy of it. Even it is a publication like Broadcast News And Writing Stylebook, By Robert A. Papper; it will make you really feel so bad.


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Writing for Broadcast News is a wonderful text that provides time-tested lessons that make a difference. Raiteri's book is understandable, effective, and fun.

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Papper’s Broadcast News and Writing Stylebook is the go-to handbook in broadcast news, and with the updates in the 6th edition, it is sure to continue this legacy. Through clear and concise chapters, this text provides the fundamental rules of broadcast news writing.

It covers various fields across the board, including crime and government, weather, Cited by: 1. Your book, Writing Broadcast News, taught me how to write and, more important, re-write.

I still have a copy at my desk and have recommended it to dozens of people. I tell you this now, because I'm leaving for New York to accept a duPont Award, and I owe you a much overdue thank-you. (Jan. 20, ) --Doug Smith, investigative reporter, WTVT-TV Cited by: 4.

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Through clear Writing for Broadcast News book concise chapters, this text provides the fundamental rules of broadcast news writing, teaching readers how to craft. Broadcast News Writing, Reporting, and Producing, Fourth Edition examines the skills, techniques, and challenges of writing and reporting for broadcast journalism.

Along with complete coverage of the fundamentals, the text presents up-to-date examples and issues through actual scripts and interviews with the people who bring us the news.

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Backed by 50 years of combined broadcast journalism experience, the authors provide helpful discussions and expert knowledge on crafting language, packaging stories, and overcoming Reviews: Broadcast News Producing is one of the first comprehensive texts in its field.

While until now most broadcast journalism textbooks have been geared toward students who want careers on-camera, Broadcast News Producing goes behind the camera to teach students the hows and whys of putting together compelling news programs for television, radio, and the Internet. For beginning writers, Writing News for TV and Radio is an indispensable guide to writing for the ear.

By learning and applying the basic rules of broadcast newswriting, Block and Durso make sure that aspiring broadcast journalists write they way they talk and pay particular attention to grammar, language, and sentence structure. This book should be required for every broadcast writing class.

I have learned so much from just the first chapter alone, that it has even changed the way I write personal notes. Thanks Mr. Block for inspiring those of us who want to be great writers instead of celebrity newswriters.

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The ability to write well is an applicant's most prized skill, according to surveys of broadcast news directors. To ensure that your writing skills are well honed, there is no better handbook to turn to than this newly updated third edition of Writing Broadcast News.

Mervin Block- who has written for the best in the business- offers timeless. Book Description. Papper’s Broadcast News and Writing Stylebook is the go-to handbook in broadcast news, and with the updates in the 6th edition, it is sure to continue this legacy. Through clear and concise chapters, this text provides the fundamental rules of broadcast news writing.

It covers various fields across the board, including crime and government, weather. Writing for Broadcast Journalists is the essential guide to writing news for television and radio, guiding readers through the significant differences between writing text to be read, and writing spoken English that will be heard.

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Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Mervin Block- who has written for the /5. Writing News for Broadcast is the Strunk and White of broadcast newswriting books.

Long considered the gold standard of broadcast journalism textbooks, this guide for the student and the professional has inspired generations of newscasters through its eloquent examples and emphasis on the writer's responsibility, commitment, and integrity.

Broadcast veterans will profit from Raiteri's reminders on the fundamentals of storytelling. With its humility, attention to detail, and common sense, this book is a 'must have' for anyone writing broadcast news. -- Joe Birch, news anchor, WMC-TV, Memphis show more4/5(3).

about writing is challenging. I get a real kick when readers tell me my book has helped them get the hang of writing news for broadcast—or helped them write better. But in spite of my disagreement with Belloc’s remark, I do agree with something else he wrote: “When I am dead, I hope it may be said, ‘His sins.

In other words, broadcast news writing is one-to-one. Many print journalists sometimes find it hard writing broadcast news. The reason is because they find it quite difficult making the transition from literary approach to writing the news that they are so used to.

In print journalism, there is a lot of attention given to the written word, but.Writing Right for Broadcast and Internet News covers the basics of writing for all three electronic media-television, radio and the Internet-from terminology and how stories should look on the printed page to d3/5(1).

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