ACW Writers Day - Derby
Saturday 10th March 2018, 10 am to 4 pm
Guest Speakers: Journalists - Claire Musters and Sam Hailes
SESSION ONE – WHAT IS JOURNALISM AND WHAT OPPORTUNITIES ARE OUT THERE?
Introductions – Who we are!
Introduction to journalism
What opportunities are there to freelance and how can I find inspiration?
SESSION TWO – PITCHING, WRITING AND INTERVIEWING
Pitching Dos and Don’ts
Working with the local press – how to get your message out / PR and press releases
SESSIONS THREE – A CHANCE TO TRY IT OUT…
A chance to pitch your best article ideas to Premier Christianity magazine. We’ll choose the best ones (and we might even commission them!)
A chance to interview someone in a live setting
Cost: Members £22 pre-booked, £27 on the door
Non-members £27 pre-booked, £32 on the door
Refreshments are provided but please bring your own lunch.