Off The Wire: News for the Canadian media freelancer Mar 3-8

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:


Last week on Story Board:

  • The 5-Minute Freelancer Q&A #19 — Joanne Will: Joanne Will is a Toronto-based writer who has written for publications such as the Globe and Mail and The Tyee about everything from food history, to music, to literature, to cars and driving…
  • Ali Mustafa Memorial Fundraiser: Ali Mustafa was a Toronto-based freelance photojournalist who was killed while working in Syria on March 9th, 2014. Shortly after his death, a group of his friends and colleagues set up the Ali Mustafa Memorial Collective to honour his life by offering an annual award for freelancers…


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 March 9, 2015 at 9:00 am by editor · · Tagged with: ,

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