Focal Press: Media Communication

  • Broadcast News Writing, Reporting, and Producing book cover

    Broadcast News Writing, Reporting, and Producing

    7th Edition

    By Frank Barnas

    Broadcast News Writing, Reporting, and Producing, 7th Edition is the leading book covering all aspects of writing and reporting the news. It identifies the key concepts and terms readers need to know in the news gathering and dissemination process, and provides practical, real-world advice for…

    Paperback – 2017-07-05 
    Focal Press

  • Television Field Production and Reporting

    A Guide to Visual Storytelling, 7th Edition

    By Fred Shook, John Larson, John DeTarsio

    Television Field Production and Reporting provides a comprehensive introduction to the art of video storytelling. Endorsed by the National Press Photographers Association, this book focuses on the many techniques and tools available in today’s digital landscape, including how drones and…

    Paperback – 2017-07-04 
    Routledge

  • Turn Up the Volume: A Down and Dirty Guide to Launching a Podcast book cover

    Turn Up the Volume

    A Down and Dirty Guide to Launching a Podcast

    By Michael O'Connell

    Turn Up the Volume equips journalism students, professionals, and those interested in producing audio content with the know-how necessary to launch a podcast for the first time. It addresses the unique challenges beginner podcasters face in producing professional level audio for online distribution…

    Paperback – 2017-06-29 
    Routledge

  • Writing and Editing for Digital Media book cover

    Writing and Editing for Digital Media

    3rd Edition

    By Brian Carroll

    Writing and Editing for Digital Media teaches students how to write effectively for digital spaces—whether writing for an app, crafting a story for a website, blogging, or using social media to expand the conversation. The lessons and exercises in each chapter help students build a solid…

    Paperback – 2017-06-28 
    Routledge

  • The Corporate Media Toolkit: Advanced Techniques for Producers, Writers and Directors book cover

    The Corporate Media Toolkit

    Advanced Techniques for Producers, Writers and Directors

    By Ray DiZazzo

    The Corporate Media Toolkit offers corporate writers, producers and directors an accessibly-written, hands-on guide to practical techniques important in producing high-quality, nuanced work in a corporate environment. Exploring each phase of media development—project inception, client interactions,…

    Paperback – 2017-06-27 
    Focal Press

  • Comic Performativities: Identity, Internet Outrage, and the Aesthetics of Communication book cover

    Comic Performativities

    Identity, Internet Outrage, and the Aesthetics of Communication

    By Dustin Goltz

    Comic Performativities: Identity, Internet Outrage, and the Aesthetics of Communication studies patterns of criticism and public debate, in the relationship between humour, identity and offence. Increasingly reductive and politically-charged; right-wing pundits argue leftist politics has…

    Hardback – 2017-06-14 
    Routledge

  • Writing for Television book cover

    Writing for Television

    By Sir Basil Bartlett

    This book, first published in 1955, was written at the request of the BBC in an attempt to help the professional writer to take advantage of the opportunities offered by the television medium. This title will be of interest to students of history, literature and media studies, and will also appeal…

    Paperback – 2017-05-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Media as Politics in South Asia book cover

    Media as Politics in South Asia

    Edited by Sahana Udupa, Stephen D. Mcdowell

    The dramatic expansion of the media and communications sector since the 1990s has brought South Asia on the global scene as a major center for media production and consumption. This book is the first overview of media expansion and its political ramifications in South Asia during these years of…

    Hardback – 2017-05-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

  • Digital Storytelling in Health and Social Policy: Listening to Marginalised Voices book cover

    Digital Storytelling in Health and Social Policy

    Listening to Marginalised Voices

    By Nicole Matthews, Naomi Sunderland

    As digital life stories continue to assume more and more significance across a range of institutions, so too does their potential to bring into focus once marginalised and neglected voices. Breaking new ground by reframing multimedia life stories as a resource for education, public health, and…

    Hardback – 2017-05-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in the Medical Humanities

  • Broadcast News and Writing Stylebook book cover

    Broadcast News and Writing Stylebook

    6th Edition

    By Robert A. Papper

    Papper’s Broadcast News and Writing Stylebook is the go-to handbook in broadcast news, and with the updates in the 6th edition, it is sure to continue this legacy. Through clear and concise chapters, this text provides the fundamental rules of broadcast news writing. It covers various fields across…

    Paperback – 2017-05-08 
    Routledge

  • Hispanics in the U.S. Media

    By Katie Coronado, Erica Kight

    Latino/Spanish Language Media in the U.S is a textbook that gives readers an understanding of the ways Spanish language media operates in the United States. It covers the major differences between Spanish language and traditional domestic media, as well as the similarities to English language news.…

    Paperback – 2017-05-01 
    Focal Press

  • Personal Branding for Entrepreneurial Journalists and Creative Professionals: Personal Branding for Entrepreneurial Journalists and Creative Professionals book cover

    Personal Branding for Entrepreneurial Journalists and Creative Professionals

    Personal Branding for Entrepreneurial Journalists and Creative Professionals

    By Sara Kelly

    Personal Branding for Entrepreneurial Journalists and Creative Professionals outlines and describes the complete process of building and growing a successful personal brand. Focused on the independent journalist or creative professional in the new digital marketplace, Sara Kelly gives readers the…

    Paperback – 2017-04-28 
    Focal Press

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