TITLE

Journalists as playwrights

AUTHOR(S)
Sowell, Jody
PUB. DATE
September 1998
SOURCE
IRE Journal;Sep/Oct98, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the views of Donald Drake, assistant metro editor for narrative at `The Philadelphia Inquirer,' on the role of journalists as playwrights. Why journalists must start thinking like playwrights; His beliefs on the need for reporters to write less about end points and extremes and more about dramatic situations and process; Implications for journalism.
ACCESSION #
1302273

 

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