Overview for Beginner's Guide to Journalism
Most books on journalism today are either too complex to comprehend or too superficial. Barun Roy has really done a remarkably good job to fill a long-felt vacuum. This guide introduces basic tools of the applied journalism in simple language. It provides step-by-step instructions to develop skills in the field. Any person interested in journalism, mass communication and in public relations will find this book very interesting, informative and useful. It could even motivate you to contribute articles and features to newspapers and magazines as a freelance writer.
Barun Roy (Author)
An author of five books, Barun Roy is a post-graduate diploma holder in Computer-aided Designing and a double graduate in Aeronautical and Computer Engineering. Born in Darjeeling, Roy did his schooling in the same town and thereafter went to Chennai for higher studies. In 1998, he won the Super Intellectual Award for his paper titled, Aerospace - the Future Lies Beyond. In 1999, the Management Studies Promotion Institute, New Delhi declared him the Outstanding Personality of the Year 1998. In the same year, he was nominated for the Distinguished Leadership Award by the American Biographical Institute, North Carolina, USA. A power-lifter and body-builder, Roy is a bona fide member of the Darjeeling Divisional Body-building Association, recognised by the Indian Body-building Federation, Chennai.