Week 10 11/1
Agenda for the today:
AP style notes:
- Use last name after first reference, even for a feature.
death, die: Don’t use euphemisms like passed on or passed away except in a direct quote.
- Avoid empty adjectives, especially good, wonderful, great. Use details to demonstrate. Show, don’t tell.
News Feature Examples:
Twitter Helps Revive a Seedy San Francisco Neighborhood, The New York Times
A San Francisco Street Transformed by Food, The New York Times
As Wealth Changes the Tenderloin, a Move to Preserve Artistic ‘Gems,’ The New York Times
Guest Speaker: Michael Barba, San Francisco Examiner
Next week: Breaking news