Reading Like a Writer

Today we will:

  • Discuss the news – including elections
  • Hear Newschecks
  • Finish editing/revising the profile leads
  • Discuss editing — RPC
  • Discuss Zinsser 21 and 22
  • Discuss Heights of Fear — look for lead, nut, sources, quotes, statistics, order of thoughts

News

Heights of Fear

Homework:

  • Read: Is Facebook making us lonely? Be prepared to discuss topic, research, reporting and writing.
  • Work on final pieces: first draft due Nov. 11
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