Required Texts

  • Creative Editing (Bowles and Borden)
  • Current Associated Press Stylebook
  • Webster’s New Collegiate Dictionary

  Suggested Texts

  • Thesaurus

  • Words on Words by John B. Bremner

  • When Words Collide by Lauren Kessler and Duncan McDonald.

  • Texas Almanac & World Almanac

  • The Editorial Eye (by Jane T. Harrigan)

  • Students should consider subscriptions to trade/watchdog periodicals such as Editor and Publisher, Columbia Journalism Review and American Journalism Review.

Course Information

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Course Description

Required Texts


Facts about Newspapers 2003

Guide to Associated Press Style

Newspaper Credibility Handbook

UHCL Bayousphere

The Signal Newspaper

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