• Katy Whitaker deposited Academic and Journalistic Writing Structures on Humanities Commons 4 months, 2 weeks ago

    This A3 poster shows the difference between the structures of academic and journalistic pieces of writing. I call these the ‘Academic Triangle’ and the ‘Journalistic Triangle’. There’s lots of great advice online to help you write one way or the other. But this poster contrasts the two styles side-by-side, using an important archaeological paper published in 1973 by Professor Colin Renfrew for illustration. For more information and some context, check out my presentation uploaded to @humcomms CORE, “Sometimes, I just want to draw…”.