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Description - Real Sports Reporting by Abraham Aamidor

If you want to know how something is done, why not ask an expert? For Real Sports Reporting, journalist Abraham Aamidor recruited top sportswriters and editors from major media outlets, including the Chicago Tribune, Orlando Sentinel, St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Denver Post, and Indianapolis Star, to write about their experiences and lessons learned. The result is an engaging, informative, highly personal look at the real-life work of the sports journalist. Chapters devoted to baseball, football, basketball, soccer, golf, and other sports give readers the inside story on what it's like to cover a beat. Full-text articles provide samples of the contributors' published work, followed by fresh and candid critiques by the authors themselves. Issue-oriented chapters address topics ranging from covering college, professional, or small-town sports, to ethical dilemmas in reporting, coverage of women's sports, and racism in sports. With all the immediacy of an informal chat with the country's leading sportswriters, this book is a valuable guide for beginning journalists and aspiring sports reporters. It provides sports fans in general with a fascinating view behind the headlines. Contributors: Abraham Aamidor Elliott Almond Mark Ambrogi Larry Ames Larry Anderson Bill Buchalter John Cherwa Pat Forde Scott French Jeff Gordon Bob Hammel Melanie Hauser Philip Hersh Garry Howard Michelle Kaufman Dick Mittman Tim Povtak Nelson Price Danny Robbins Jim Rossow Steve Salerno Adam Schefter Howard Sinker Jay Weiner

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780253216168
ISBN-10: 0253216168
Format: Paperback
(235mm x 156mm x 19mm)
Pages: 280
Imprint: Indiana University Press
Publisher: Indiana University Press
Publish Date: 24-Sep-2003
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Abraham Aamidor

Abraham Aamidor, a staff writer for The Indianapolis Star, has reported for The Champaign-Urbana News-Gazette and The St. Louis Globe-Democrat. He is author of Real Feature Writing (1999) and Editor of Real Sports Reporting (IUP, 2003). He lives in Carmel, Indiana.

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