Archive Festival 2016

This is an event from the May 2016 Festival.

Code: W8  |  Type: Workshops   |  Genres: Publishing Industry, Politics & Current Affairs

Want to earn a living as a writer, working from home, picking the topics you want to write about, and enjoying the flexibility that comes with working for yourself as a freelance writer? Journalist, broadcaster and author Bianca Nogrady will equip you with practical tools to develop your niche, find stories, and pitch them to the right publications and editors. She will also teach you how to manage a freelance writing business, and perhaps most importantly, how to keep editors happy and coming back for more.

Capacity: 16

With thanks to NYU Sydney.

On receipt of booking, we will ask you to confirm any special requirements, including access needs.

While not all rooms in Science House are fully accessible, we are committed to ensuring that all participants can attend all workshops.

Sunday 15 May 2016 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Science House, NYU Sydney, 157 - 161 Gloucester Street, Sydney

Bianca Nogrady (Australian)

Bianca is a freelance science journalist, broadcaster and author, who is yet to meet a piece of research she doesn’t find fascinating. In more than a decade of freelance reporting, she has written for publications and websites including Nature, Australian Geographic, Ecos, Medicine Today, BBC Future, and ABC Science and ABC Health and Wellbeing. She is also author of The End: The Human Experience Of Death, editor of the 2015 Best Australian Science Writing, and co-author of The Sixth Wave: How To Succeed In A Resource-Limited World.