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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  David Keith Cohler  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction Non-Fiction

Audience: Adult;

Born: 1940 in Chicago, Illinois

-- David Keith Cohler on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

David was born and raised in Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

David has been a newswriter, producer and correspondent for Agence France-Presse in Paris, France and for Radio Free Europe in Munich and Paris. Prior to retirement he was adjunct professor at Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois.

Selected Titles At Your Library

Gamemaker /
ISBN: 0385156502. OCLC Number:

Doubleday,. Garden City, N.Y. :. 1980.

Freemartin /
ISBN: 0316150231. OCLC Number:

Little, Brown,. Boston :. ©1981.

Broadcast newswriting /
ISBN: 0130835285. OCLC Number:

Prentice Hall,. Englewood Cliffs, N.J. :. ©1990.

Broadcast journalism :
ISBN: 0130886599. OCLC Number:

Prentice Hall,. Englewood Cliffs, N.J. :. ©1994.

Completely revised and updated to reflect electronic journalism in the 1990s, this comprehensive volume introduces students to the essentials of broadcast newswriting, reporting, radio and television news production, and professional ethics. The author, a former news editor and correspondent, thoroughly covers broadcast-style language, scripting, audio- and video- recording, editing, field reporting, interviewing, producing, and performing. Contemporary photographs show professionals at work. Guides to punctuation, pronunciation, and phonetics facilitate the preparation of scripts, whether typed or computer-generated.

Speaking Engagements

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