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ESPNcricinfo’s Mohamad Isam to conduct online sports journalism course

ESPNcricinfo’s Bangladesh correspondent Mohammad Isam is going to conduct a Sports Journalism workshop for the third time.

Lawrence Booth, editor of Wisden Cricketers’ Almanack, will attend the workshop as a guest speaker. The course will be conducted online .

A month-long Sports Writing Workshop, organised by sports website pavilion.com.bd and conducted by Mohammad Isam, will start in mid September.

The online aspect opens up the possibility of people outside Dhaka taking part in the course. There will be eight sessions this time, compared to four on the previous occasions. Lawrence Booth, editor of Wisden Cricketers’ Almanack, will be a guest speaker in one of the classes.

Around 40 participants took part in the first two chapters of the workshop in 2018 and 2019.

This workshop will cover various aspects of sports writing, a profession that is fast becoming popular in Bangladesh.

Source: United News of Bangladesh