A Journey in Freelance Writing
For Omaha metro residents, the promotion below is a heads-up regarding a presentation I am making about freelance writing. It’s free and hopefully not boring. The presentation is open to anyone. It’s part of the ongoing North Omaha Summer Arts Festival. The fest’s website address is at the bottom of this post. Check it out.
North Omaha Summer Arts 2011 presents:
A Journey in Freelance Writing
Veteran journalist and author Leo Adam Biga uses his own 27-year career to talk about what life as a freelance writer can look like.
Wednesday, August 10, 6-8pm
Call 402.455.7015 Mon thru Fri, 9am – 4pm for registration
This class is free of charge
Topics to be covered include:
•real life experience
•learning your craft
•on the job education/training
•finding a niche
•writing about your interests
•just doing it
•daring to risk different fields & styles of writing
•building a client base
•managing multiple projects
•is there any money in this?
As a contributing writer to newspapers and magazines, he’s had thousands of articles published on a vast array of subjects, many of them arts, culture, sports, and history related. Other clients include for-profit corporations, nonprofit institutions, individuals, and families.
At Church Of the Resurrection
3004 Belvedere Boulevard
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Author-journalist-blogger Leo Adam Biga resides in his hometown of Omaha, Nebraska. He writes newspaper-magazine stories about people, their passions, and their magnificent obsessions. He's the author of the books "Alexander Payne: His Journey in Film – A Reporter's Perspective 1998-2012," a compilation of his journalism about the acclaimed filmmaker, and "Open Wide" a biograpy of Mark Manhart. Biga co-edited "Memories of the Jewish Midwest: Mom and Pop Grocery Stores." His popular blog, leoadambiga.wordpress.com, is an online gallery of his work.
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- Two Omaha Press Club awards I picked up Sat. recognized my Omaha Magazine story on Iraq war veteran Jacob Hausman and his battle with PTSD. 1 week ago
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