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Long-Form Journalism: The Art of Storytelling

Learn why narrative stories need "heat, meat and an angle." Here's all you need to know about long-form journalism from some talented, seasoned writers and editors. On July 12, 2014, the final day of the AAN Convention 2014, a panel of three seasoned journalists discussed the art of storytelling—how to write in-depth narrative stories that… Continue reading Long-Form Journalism: The Art of Storytelling

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Media Ownership: Sharing Best Practices

The future of alternative media ownership is changing from an independent to corporate-based sphere. During a workshop on July 11, 2014, at the AAN Convention about the changing face of media ownership, Chris Ferrell, CEO of SouthComm (, began the panel discussion by offering advice to editors on how to improve content—from the perspective of… Continue reading Media Ownership: Sharing Best Practices