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Friday, January 4 • 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Humour writing: How to use jokes to make an impact

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Whether it’s adding humorous touches to your op-eds, drafting the perfect clever Twitter thread or making use of full-on satirical news, jokes in journalism can have more power than you think. Join Mel Woods for a chat about how you can use humour writing to supplement your paper’s news coverage, make readers care about the issues and maybe even almost get sued.

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Melanie Woods

Writer, Freelance
Melanie Woods is a Vancouver-based writer and audio producer. Her work has appeared in the Globe and Mail, Vice, CBC, the Georgia Straight, Slate, This Magazine, and Xtra.  


Friday January 4, 2019 4:00pm - 5:00pm
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