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The Edit: The Art of Freelancing

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Belleville

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Freelancing has its allures and dangers, and it’s a growing inevitability for journalists starting out in today's media environment. At our next Edit event we’re diving into the detail: how much to charge, how to get your foot in the door and how to build a solid reputation as a freelancer.

With a special panel featuring:

Jo Chandler, award-winning freelance journalist focusing on Pacific and environmental reporting
Erik Jensen, editor-in-chief of The Saturday Paper, journalist and author of Acute Misfortune: The Life and Death of Adam Cullen
Denham Sadler, freelance journalist and former editor at Private Media

The Edit is a special program of events hosted by the Melbourne Press Club to help the next generation of Melbourne reporters, producers and editors hone their skills and develop their careers.

The Edit is open to young and early career journalists, as well as journalism students.

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A forum for young and early career journalists

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Who can attend The Edit events?

The Edit is the Melbourne Press Club's dedicated forum for young and early career journalists. These events are open to all working journalists in the first 10 years of their career.

Any questions – email convener Ashlynne McGhee at mcghee.ashlynne@abc.net.au

How do I find out about The Edit events?

Details of The Edit events are available on the Melbourne Press Club website, The Edit Facebook page, and through our mailing list.

To join our mailing list, please email admin@melbournepressclub.com with the heading 'The Edit - Mailing list'.

What if I have dietary requirements?

The Edit events change venue from time to time. We provide a selection of snacks at these events and always try to have some vegetarian options on hand.

For details about specific events, please contact admin@melbournepressclub.com.

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