In the framework of the ongoing activities, College of Mass Communication at Al Falah University organized a lecture on “Journalistic Writing," on May 23, 2016, delivered by Dr. Mohamed Khair Bani Domi in the presence of students and members of the academic and administrative body at the university.
Dr. Mohamed Khair Bani Domi in his lecture narrated multiple aspects related to journalistic writing style and its variants. He drew a difference between writing news releases and literary writing where the latter needs a lot of imagination, description and emotions.
He also explained the importance of the journalist in-charge of the re-drafting of the news. He focused that journalists should be better versed with the policies pursued by the newspaper. The editor needs extensive experience in the press area, in addition to the sound of language and insights of various aspects of life. Dr. Mohamed Khair Bani Domi also shared different types of journalistic writing, which includes news releases, newspaper articles, press releases and press investigations and conversations.
At the end of the lecture, he gave participants the opportunity to debate and ask questions on the subject of journalistic writing.