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Urban Stories Festival

Workshop: Contemporary Urban Journalism

A practical tool guide to urban journalism. Learn the secrets of city storytelling from an international expert in the field.
This event is in English
Monday 13 Mar 2017, 09.30
ma 13 mrt 2017, 09.30
Studio

Why is it important to share stories that address current social and economic issues cities face in the twenty-first century? What is the specialty of a contemporary urban journalist and what is the secret to creating innovative and urgent stories? A workshop for media professionals, students, digital nomads, city lovers and everyone interested in the field of city journalism.

Locals creating bottom-up movements to raise awareness about sustainable living in cities. Community leaders challenging they ways we design our neighborhood or urban planners offering new views on how to live in our pressured cities. How do you find the best goosebump stories within your city, and why are they worth sharing? Simone d’Antonio is an experienced journalist within the field of urban storytelling and will share his know-how. From the art of finding the right angle to framing the story; you’ll find out today.

© See-ming Lee 李思明 SML via VisualHunt / CC BY-SA

© See-ming Lee 李思明 SML via VisualHunt / CC BY-SA

Practical info

  • Admission is free, please make a reservation to secure your spot. We have 40 spots available.
  • The workshop starts at 09:30 and is finished at 13:30
This event is in English
Monday 13 Mar 2017, 09.30
Studio
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