Off The Wire: News for the Canadian media freelancer August 7-12

Once a week, we gather stories about the media business, journalism, writing, publishing, and freelancing—with a Canadian focus—and share them in Off the Wire. Who needs a water cooler?


From Canada:


From the U.S. and beyond:


From Story Board last week:

  • The Born Freelancer on Remaking Radio Drama in Canada: How do we get from here (post-CBC Radio drama) to there (in which independent audio drama production can at least pay for itself)? I believe we have a long, long way to go yet but I would like to offer a step by step guide to one possible pathway for your consideration…
  • The 5-Minute Freelancer Q&A #11 – Erin Millar: In this regular feature, Story Board asks Canadian writers to share a few details about their work habits and their strategies for navigating the ups and downs of freelance life…


Spot a story you think we should include in next week’s Off the Wire? Email the link to or tweet us at @storyboard_ca.

Posted on August 12, 2013 at 9:10 am by editor · · Tagged with: ,

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