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Everything You Need to Know to Apply for the Hostwriter Prize
So, you’ve heard about the Hostwriter Prize but you’re not sure why you should apply or how to do it? This blog post is for you! What Is the Hostwriter Prize? Hostwriter offers the annual Hostwriter Story Prize and Hostwriter… Continue Reading →
Hostwriter launches Unbias the News at Global Investigative News Conference 2019
It was a perfectly Hamburg setting: a rustic boat cabin with anti-Nazi slogans at the entrance. The boat, the M.S. Stubnitz in the Hamburger Hafen, was the backdrop for numerous events during this year’s Global Investigative Journalism Conference and at… Continue Reading →
English Edition of Unbias the News Now Available for Sale!
Hostwriter’s new book, Unbias the News: Why diversity matters for journalism, is now available for sale in English! The book, which has been called “refreshing” and “entertaining” by reviewers, encompasses views from 31 different journalists spanning the globe, from Brazil… Continue Reading →
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