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Gerard Cunningham, freelance journalist and site owner

Open Call for the 12th ASEF Journalists’ Seminar (ASEFJS12)

The Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF) have just launched an Open Call for the 12th ASEF Journalists’ Seminar (ASEFJS12). This is a two-day training event focused on Media Trust and Information, fully funded for young journalists from Asia & Europe. ASEF welcomes…

Breaking into Arts journalism

Notes from a presentation given by Irish Times Books Editor Martin Doyle at Freelance Forum Spring 2019. There has been a lot of articles published about the precarious and impecunious life of the Irish author or artist, far fewer of…

The NUJ – What’s It All About?

The NUJ – What’s It All About? Wednesday, May 15th, 2019 The Teachers Club, Parnell Square from 7pm to 8.30pm This Dublin Freelance Branch initiative is mainly for journalism students and new recruits but open to all NUJ members who…

Freelance Forum Spring 2019

Freelance Forum is coming. The next Freelance Forum will take place on Monday 15 April 2019. Reserve your place today. Freelance Forum is a regular one day event designed to keep freelance journalists up to date with the latest developments…

The Art Of The Pitch

The Editors Session has been a mainstay of the Freelance Forum since it began, with commissioning editors from a wide range of disciplines and publications outlining what they are looking for from freelancers. But not everyone can make it to…

Podcasts: Freelance Forum Autumn 2018

Opening Address by Dr Carol Coulter Dr Carol Coulter’s opening address on reporting from Family Law Courts at the Autumn 2018 Freelance Forum, organised by Dublin Freelance NUJ branch with support fro the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland.

Seminar: Accessing Court Papers / Social Media & the Courts

Seminar for those who cover the courts and those who commission them Significant changes covering access to court documents are coming into force. This one-day seminar, arranged by NUJ Dublin P and PR branch, at the Criminal Courts of Justice,…