RDP 2017-18 (Creating your personal profile): Writing for Popular audiences (21.3.18)
March 21st 2018 10-4pm room TBC
Course facilitator: Daniel Soule (Grammatology)
This workshop deals with issues around communicating your research for popular audiences. In particular the differences between research articles and news and online media are dealt with. The workshop involves practical writing tasks focused on writing texts such as micro-blogs, press-releases, newspaper articles, and websites. Participants will see how the audience and structure of news and online media can affect how research comes across.