Re: Re. Journalism vs. "Engli...

Subject: Re: Re. Journalism vs. "Engli...
From: Ron Miller <RSMH -at- AOL -dot- COM>
Date: Mon, 24 Apr 1995 08:25:45 -0400

I agree completely. Good writing doesn't come from a specific degree. One
person, however, suggested that Journalism had *no* relation to tech writing;
a statement that has met with widespread disagreement from many on this list
(including myself).

I once heard a saying that it's easier to teach a good writer how to be
technical than it is to teach a technical person who lacks writing skills to
be a good writer.

I think this remains true.

Ron Miller
RSMH -at- AOL -dot- COM

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