Feature Writing for Print and Digital Media
This practical workshop is designed to prepare you for writing and publishing feature articles. Learn to spot ideas, conduct research and interviews, devise leads that work, write with clarity and style, and pitch to editors. Explore various types of feature writing, including service articles and profiles. Some sessions may feature guest editors. Course work includes in-class exercises and numerous out-of-class assignments. The goal is to complete one full-length feature story suitable for submission to a newspaper, magazine, or website.
This course may be used to fulfill the requirements of the Certificate in Storytelling: Narrative Tools and Applications.
You'll Walk Away with
- An understanding of how to write and publish feature articles
- A draft of your own feature article
- Writers of all levels
- Aspiring and practicing journalists