PERI-5107 The Chronicle

Objectives: Know and develop a good command on the techniques on investigation and writing of the chronicle as a journalistic genre. To provide students with the tools for the elaboration of interesting chronicles, both in their form as in their content, able to transmit readers the value of the facts narrated. Study the work of some of the major chronicle writers of national and international journalism. Methodology: Workshop/theory-practice. Contents: -the chronicle: Definition. Characteristics. General Features. Stages in the elaboration of a chronicle: the topic, field work, writing, edition. The management of the scenes: time, space, action. The balance between interpretation and narration: subjectivity, data, style, personal voice, and narrative point of view.




Salcedo Ramos Alberto