Short and strong: making The Economist Espresso

Wednesday 30 January 2019   14:00 to 15:30


Lane Greene, editor, Economist Espresso and language columnist

This is the third of the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism‘s seminars in 2019, which focus on the business and practice of journalism.

Lane Greene is the language columnist and an editor at The Economist. He is the author of two books, Talk on the Wild Side (2018) and You Are What you Speak (2011), and won the journalism award from the Linguistic Society of America in 2017.

He has an M.Phil. from Oxford in European politics, and a B.A. with honors from Tulane in international relations and history, and speaks nine languages.

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EP Abraham Lecture Theatre
Green Templeton College
43 Woodstock Road

Type: Lectures and Seminars, Reuters Institute