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Sharpen Your Writing For Radio


Come ready to write! First thing in the morning, students will be given a prompt for a radio essay of 500 words. As a class, we will then work on writing for radio and voice. In the afternoon, students will revise their essays, and there will be an opportunity to work on the copy one-on-one with the instructor. (7 hours)

Katie Davis has been working in public radio for thirty years. Her experience includes wide-ranging production and on air work at National Public Radio, where she’s been a reporter, commentator, and host. Her series Neighborhood Stories airs on All Things Considered, This American Life, and Hearing Voices. Her work is included in Reality Radio: Telling True Stories in Sound from UNC Press and the Center for Documentary Studies. Davis is currently senior producer of the nationally syndicated series The Story. She is opening the show up to independent voices and sound work.

Instructor: Katie   Davis

Additional Information

There is a course fee discount for both courses, AU125 and AU126: $250.


The will be held on Saturday, March 31, 2012
From 09:00 AM until 05:00 PM

Located in : Center for Documentary Studies, CDS Auditorium
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Regular Student: $150.00