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The Edit: The Art of Freelancing


At this Edit event in August 2018, our guest panel dove into the nitty-gritty of freelancing: how to get your foot in the door, what drives editors crazy and how to build a solid reputation as a freelancer. With special thanks to:

Jo Chandler, award-winning freelance journalist focusing on Pacific and environmental reporting
Erik Jensen, editor-in-chief of The Saturday Paper, journalist and author of Acute Misfortune: The Life and Death of Adam Cullen
Denham Sadler, freelance journalist and former editor at Private Media

Also, a very warm welcome to our new moderator, Age journalist Rachael Dexter.


Links:

Anthropology@Deakin interview with Jo Chandler and Paige West. Wide-ranging discussion including some interesting insights into contemporary journalism: https://soundcloud.com/user-910866758/episode-12-paige-west-and-jo-chandler

The Garret Podcast with Erik Jensen: https://thegarretpodcast.com/erik-jensen/

The Freelancer's Year, a blog about freelancing writing: https://www.thefreelancersyear.com/

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