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Sep 17, 2014, 08:30 ET

American Society Of Journalists And Authors Presents New Avenues In Journalism For Freelancers

Kara Swisher, co-CEO and co-Founder of Re/code will keynote the American Society of Journalists and Authors' New Avenues in Journalism conference...

Aug 04, 2014, 09:57 ET

ASJA Announces ConCon Chicago Conference Details and Keynote Speaker Jay Heinrichs

 The American Society of Journalists and Authors (ASJA) released today the program details for their Content Connections conference (ConCon) in...

Aug 04, 2014, 09:54 ET

New Avenues in Journalism for Freelancers

Faced with sweeping changes in their industry, three leading journalism organizations are holding a conference here Oct. 10-11, to help freelance...

Mar 12, 2014, 10:39 ET

American Society of Journalists and Authors Announces Winners of 2014 Writing Awards

The American Society of Journalists and Authors (ASJA) announces the recipients of its annual writing awards, honoring the outstanding nonfiction...

Feb 19, 2014, 14:20 ET

Daniel Jones, editor of The New York Times' "Modern Love" column headlines ASJA's 43rd Annual Writers Conference April 25, 2014

Daniel Jones, author of Love Illuminated: Exploring Life's Most Mystifying Subject (With the Help of 50,000 Strangers), has edited the "Modern...

Aug 12, 2013, 12:33 ET

Content Connections Matches Writers and Companies

~ The Business of Creative Content ~ Digital content doesn't write itself. If you're reading it…someone wrote it. Content Connections...

Apr 05, 2013, 09:38 ET

Conference stresses survival basics for new independent writers

 Attention current and former newspaper journalists: An entire day's worth of special workshops at North America's premier gathering of writers...

Mar 14, 2013, 12:54 ET

ASJA Announces Annual Nonfiction Writing Awards

 The American Society of Journalists and Authors (ASJA) announces the winners of its annual writing awards, honoring outstanding nonfiction...

Mar 11, 2013, 11:45 ET

Special Rates for Students at Top Writer Conference

Dozens of sessions explore the world of publishing  North America's premier gathering of freelance writers and nonfiction authors is...

Jan 10, 2013, 10:30 ET

Fire Up Your Writing Career April 26 & 27, 2013, New York City

ASJA's 42nd Annual Writers' Conference now open for registration The American Society of Journalists and Authors is convening in New York...

Oct 09, 2012, 10:00 ET

Writers Slam Secrecy of Book Publishers' Deal with Google; Call on Dept. of Justice to Investigate Antitrust Implications, says ASJA, NWU, and SFWA

National writers' organizations representing authors of books in a variety of genres believe a secret deal between Google and major book publishers...

Feb 21, 2011, 06:00 ET

Freelance Writing Attracting Career-Seekers

Professionals from every industry and economic corner who have found themselves shuttered from their desk jobs or are trying to supplement slashed...

Jan 15, 2010, 14:14 ET

Freelance Writers: Learn From ASJA Experts

A Trio of Top Industry Pros to Address ASJA Annual Writers Conference Registration Now Open for April 24-25 Event Former editor-in-chief of...

Sep 23, 2009, 10:56 ET

Justice Department's Google Settlement Comments Pull No Punches

ASJA applauds call for "opt-in" rather than current "opt-out" ASJA thanks the Department of Justice for intervening in the Google settlement,...

Feb 14, 2002, 00:00 ET

American Society of Journalists and Authors Conference Set For April in New York

NEW YORK, Feb. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Attend the premier conference for nonfiction writers and gain valuable insights into improving your writing...

Jun 27, 2001, 01:00 ET

ASJA Sees Copyright Decision as Good for Writers, Readers

NEW YORK, June 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Leaders of the American Society of Journalists and Authors said today they were heartened by the Supreme...