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Writing for the public

Book your place on our masterclass with international news blog, The Conversation.

Wednesday, 21 March, 10am-12pm

  • Simon Building, Room 4.38

Want to foster public engagement with your research, hone your communication skills and connect with other academics? Don’t miss this masterclass with Paul Keaveny, Commissioning Editor at The Conversation

An independent, not-for-profit blog written entirely by academics, The Conversation provides topical news analysis, comment and opinion to readers across the world.

About the masterclass

Sign up for the masterclass to get essential tips for bringing your work to wider audiences. Learn:

  • what makes a successful pitch,
  • how to craft engaging blog posts, and
  • the best ways to gain greater media exposure for your research.

You’ll also hear more about the benefits of writing for The Conversation, and the support from professional editors available to you through The University of Manchester’s membership.

The masterclass is part of the Library’s My Research Essentials programme, and is co-hosted by the University’s Division of Communications and Marketing.

Book your place

The session is free but places are limited, so book your place now:

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