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Sniffing out the story: a workshop exploring how journalistic practice can inform academic writing

Wednesday 28 May 2014  1.00pm – 4.00 pm  Room M115, Mayfield House, Falmer

Professional writer and academic, Gilly Smith brings her experience in newspapers, magazines, radio, TV and commercial publishing to show how attention-grabbing headlines, concise stand firsts and a clear narrative drive can inspire us in our academic writing.  Using the publishing proposal template that has won her 15 book commissions, she shows how we can use sales points, précis and author profiles to tease the best out of our academic research and put it on the page.

A light lunch (with vegetarian options) will be provided at the start of the workshop

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