From digital diaries to bona fide news sources, blogs have grown from their sparkly gif roots into veritable treasure troves of information sharing. Whether you’re new to the art of blogging, or are looking for ways to improve on your existing blog, Below The Fold may be just the resource you need to become the next Perez Hilton or Arianna Huffington. This four week course will feature instruction from four different Seattle LGBT news writers on topics such as: proper sourcing and attribution, getting and selling celebrity interviews, and developing your blog’s voice.
The sessions and instructors for Below The Fold are scheduled to be:
4/17: The Business of Celebrity Interviews
Sarah Toce – Editor
4/24: Write What You Love
Victoria VanBruinisse – Live Show Editor
Three Imaginary Girls
5/1: Giving Credit Where It’s Due
Shaun Knittel – Associate Editor
Seattle Gay News
5/8: Discover Your Blog’s Voice
Robert Roth – Marketing & Communications Manager
Gay City Health Project
An offshoot of last fall’s Writing Through Change workshop, Gay City is hosting a queer writing workshop series titled SMUDGY NOTEBOOK. Each session will have a unique focus or topic.
For more info or to RSVP, please contact please contact Susan Rees at email@example.com.