Off The Wire: News for the Canadian media freelancer July 16-22

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:

  • Airchecker: An online resource for radio professionals: Are you a radio freelancer? Then there’s a new online home for you to explore: Airchecker – originally a news blog for Canadian radio professionals – has launched a social network…
  • The Born Freelancer on the Rebirth of Radio Drama: Just over a year ago I wrote about the death of drama at CBC Radio, that is, the format – not any behind the scenes backbiting! Lamenting the end of a noble and legendary genre on the Mothercorp I concluded, in part…


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 July 22, 2013 at 9:10 am by editor · · Tagged with: ,

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