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In the News, 3rd edition

The Practice of Media Relations in Canada

William Wray Carney

Business History, Media Studies

Published: March 2019
ISBN: 9781772124118
Pages: 320 Size: 6x9

Now in its updated third edition, In the News is the "go-to" textbook on media relations in Canadian colleges and universities, widely acclaimed by media professionals and academics alike. William Carney provides an introduction to media relations, grounded in both communications theory and hands-on, day-to-day experience. He takes you behind the scenes, giving advice on how to write a successful press release, approach reporters, or navigate a difficult interview. Whether you need media to promote your issues to the nation or to reach small, targeted groups, this book is your step-by-step guide. In the News is perfect for communications students; media relations practitioners in the private, public, and voluntary sectors; and anyone who wants to break a story.

William Wray Carney has over thirty years’ experience in journalism, education, and public relations. He is co-editor of Fundamentals of Public Relations and Marketing Communications in Canada (UAP), an introductory textbook for communications and public relations students.