Emphases: To discover where to find writers and how to work with them.

Reading assignment:

  • Read chapter 6 “Developing writers” in Introduction to Magazine Editing

Optional exercise: Using this worksheet make notes for your guidelines for writers. Include:

  • A description of your magazine
  • The purpose of your magazine
  • Your magazine’s audience
  • Your approach/content (A brief summary description of the kinds of articles you publish)
  • The magazine’s departments
  • Guidelines for submitting a manuscript or query
  • Article payment policy
  • The rights you require

Introduction to Magazine Editing*

Session 6: Presentation slides

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