ERIC Number: EJ616206
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
Teaching Journalistic Cogency with 55-Word Short Stories.
Kallan, Richard A.
Journalism and Mass Communication Educator, v55 n3 p81-88 Aut 2000
Argues that one way to learn the art of concise, tightly-structured, focused prose is through the composing of 55-word short stories. Outlines stylistic characteristics of 55-word stories and discusses how its practice can improve journalistic writing. (SR)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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