OPEDS: WHO WRITES OUR WORLD?
The OpED Project: Katie Orenstein: why is this project important?
What is an expert? What are you an expert in?
What is a Thought Leader?
Tell us about the structure of an OpEd:
How did Laverne Cox use Katie Couric’s gaffe as a lede?
How was Kellyanne Conway a master at creating ledes to her own arguments based on completely unrelated material?
To be sure paragraph:
Find the elements of an OpEd in Neil Degrassi’s piece:
Find the elements of an op-ed in John Oliver’s piece:
Out of the box thinking:
What are hunches? Where do good ideas come from?
Neil Dregrasse Tyson vs. Bob Lutz hunch exercise–locate the hunches:
Pitching your OpEd:
Pitching utilizing message maps:
What are the elements in Katie Orenstein’s pitch for the Op-ed Project?
Submitting your OpEd:
Hear from the publishers (The New York Times and The Boston Globe, as well as others):
What are the challenges of having an OpEd presence in the world?
Katie Orenstein Interview–returning to why this is important:
The OpEd Project Website: