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Lizette P. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Oct 6, 2011

Lizette P.

Broadcast, Print & Photojournalist
   South Africa
  |   Kabul, Kabul

Overview

I produce video/audio clips, write feature articles for newspapers and
magazines and take photographs for the media. Able to work under extreme pressure and meet set deadlines. Work produced is accurate, concise and contextual. Also able to edit and proofread texts.

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Features Writer
Video Journalist
Photojournalist

Service Description

I'm a freelance broadcast, print & photojournalist. My target audiences
are newspapers, magazines and broadcast stations interested in
publishing/broadcasting current Afghan developments.
I specialise in the arts, lifestyle, travel, women's and human rights issues. Experienced columnist and book reviewer.


I'm a broadcast, print and photojournalist originally from
South Africa. I'm currently based in Afghanistan.
My work has been published by Die Burger, The South African Journal of
Philosophy, The Korea Times, Seoul Lifestyle & Culture, Morning Calm
(Korean Air in-flight magazine), Weekly Chosun Ilbo, Korea Focus, The South
China Morning Post, YTN TV Korea, Reuters, Afghanistan Alive.
I specialise in the arts, lifestyle, travel, women's and human
rights issues.
I'm currently a columnist for the Weekly Chosun Ilbo.
From July-Sept 2007 I acted as sole foreign correspondent for the South
Korean media, covering the Taliban kidnapping of the South Korean
missionaries from Ghazni, Afghanistan.
Recently added war photography to my portfolio. Able to travel to remote locations. Current area of coverage: Afghanistan, Iraq, Iran, Tajikistan.


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Employment

Mr Jang-ryul Chung
Editor, Weekly Chosun Ilbo Magazine, Seoul, South Korea
2007 - Present
As a regularly published columnist I have consistently provided columns, photographs and a scoopt of high standard for the Weekly Chosun Ilbo. More magazine and newspaper editors' contact details...

Education

University of South Africa
Honours Bachelor of Arts (cum laude)
1996 - 1997
University of South Africa
Bachelor of Arts
1993 - 1996
Cape Technikon
Certificate in Freelance Journalism
1988 - 1988
University of Stellenbosch
Diploma for Stage Managers (Drama)
1984 - 1985

Keywords

features writer
travel writer
columnist
art critic
journalist
videojournalist
photojournalist
women's rights journalist
human rights journalist
editing
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