Monthly Archives: September 2013

This is how we teach writing (part 2)

On the journey of long form By Fabio De Dominicis The JMS 4 Long Form Journalism Writing and Editing module was a term-long, adventurous, soul-searching, coffee-and-muffin-lecture filled course which I thoroughly enjoyed. Coming from a non-reader (that’s putting it mildly), this course allowed me to appreciate and understand the value of reading. Never before had […]

This is how we teach writing

The fourth year writing and editing course in creative long form journalism saw many interesting stories come to light. Mignon van Zyl went looking for herself and her Afrikaner roots by retracing the footsteps of the Great Trek. By Mignon van Zyl TASK: Write a 5 000 word non-fiction article IDEA: Redo the Great Trek […]