International Feature Writing a four-week online course

International Feature Writing in the Age of COVID-19

Date: May 4, 2021 – May 28, 2021
Location: Online

This course is open to: 

Looking for something valuable to do this May, from the safety and comfort of your own home?

This four-week, hands-on journalism course provides you with an unrivaled opportunity to learn the craft of the foreign correspondent from a veteran of the media business – Dinah Richter Spritzer. As a journalist, Dinah has contributed to The New York Times, USA Today, Elle and Conde Nast Traveller.

The course uses a blend of live, online classes, interactive discussions; written assignments and stimulating reading materials. By the end of the course you’ll be equipped with a solid set of feature writing skills and feel ready to negotiate the challenges posed to foreign reporters by COVID-19. You’ll also have a range of publishable writing samples ready to make your portfolio stand out.

Learning Outcomes

Instructor: Dinah Richter Spritzer

The course early bird fee is US$445 or €370 for applications by April 15, 2021

If you have a passion for this line of work and want to acquire some practical skills, join the course!

Course Materials

Want to get more information? Please see the curriculum or email education@tol.org.