The Art Of Editing In The Age Of Convergence by Brian S. BrooksThe Art Of Editing In The Age Of Convergence by Brian S. Brooks

The Art Of Editing In The Age Of Convergence

byBrian S. Brooks, James, L. Pinson

Paperback | January 31, 2013

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The Art of Editing continues to be the standard by which editing texts are judged, offering the most comprehensive and up-to-date discussion of editing available.

Long viewed as the ¿classic¿ in the field of editing, The Art of Editing continues to evolve to meet the needs of today's students. In addition to a focus on traditional newspaper editing, the authors pay significant attention to the other areas in which students are increasingly finding jobs: online media, corporate magazines, broadcasting, public relations and advertising. The ninth edition of The Art of Editing details the major changes revolutionizing the media industry and prepares students to work in convergent environments, where skill in print, broadcast and online operations is essential.

Brian S. Brooks is associate dean for undergraduate studies and administration at the University of Missouri School of Journalism. In addition to coauthoring News Reporting and Writing for Bedford/St. Martin's, he is coauthor of Telling the Story, Third Edition (2007), Working with Words, Sixth Edition (2006), and The Art of Editing (2...
Title:The Art Of Editing In The Age Of ConvergenceFormat:PaperbackDimensions:366 pages, 9.2 × 7.6 × 1 inPublished:January 31, 2013Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0205060358

ISBN - 13:9780205060351

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Table of Contents

Part 1 Editing in the Age of Convergence 

Chapter 1: Editing for Today's Changing Media 

Chapter 2: The Editor and the Audience 

Part 2 The Fundamentals of Editing 

Chapter 3: The Editing Process 

Chapter 4: Macro Editing for the Big Picture 

Chapter 5: Macro Editing for Legality, Ethics and Propriety 

Chapter 6: Micro Editing for Grammar and Usage 

Chapter 7: Micro Editing for Style, Spelling and Tightening 

Chapter 8: Holistic Editing  Part 3 The Visual Side of Editing 

 Chapter 9: Writing Headlines, Titles, Captions and Blurbs 

Chapter 10: Using Photos, Graphics and Type 

Part 4 Editing for Different Media 

Chapter 11: Editing Newspapers 

Chapter 12: Editing Magazines and Newsletters 

Chapter 13: Editing for the Web

Chapter 14: Editing for Broadcast Media 

Chapter 15: Editing in Other Fields