Being a Cosmo columnist and other stories [video stream available]

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Arts and Law, Lectures Talks and Workshops
Date(s)
Saturday 26th October 2013 (16:30-18:00)
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Jo Usmar, Cosmopolitan columnist, freelance journalist and published author, is here to tell you about her career in magazine, newspaper and online journalism and her new series of lifestyle books (called This Book Will, out in January).

Having written for titles including Stylist, The Mirror, Fabulous, Heat, The Sun and of course Cosmo - covering everything from celebrity interviews and travel to topical features - University of Birmingham alumna Jo Usmar is perfectly placed to offer helpful tips for future writers on how to get published. 

Join Jo as she guides you through her career since graduating and answers your questions on how to make it as a magazine journalist and how to pitch both your fiction and non-fiction book ideas to potential agents and publishers.