- London, GB
- £7 /hr
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Von Von Lamunu is a freelance journalist based in London, first cutting her teeth at London College of Communication before leaving and diving headfirst into producing pieces atmore...Von Von Lamunu is a freelance journalist based in London, first cutting her teeth at London College of Communication before leaving and diving headfirst into producing pieces at fashion and music magazines such as Fault Magazine, IDOL Magazine and The Collective Review. With previous education in Film and English Literature as well as a keen interest in Art, writing is both a passion and challenge she enjoys rises to. Expect a variety of fashion, film, music and event reviews from across Britain and Europe.
Area Covered: London
Work Experience Summary: Film Curator/Contributor
Ribbed Magazine Ltd
Online Media industry
September 2010 – Present (5 months)
Finding and exploring global writing talent. Working as a forward thinking creative team to produce articles and pieces which delve into modern greats and classic masterpieces of Film/Cinema and it's relevance today.
Online Culture Journalist
The Collective Review
Online Media industry
November 2009 – Present (1 year 3 months)
An online platform where I can reflect on current culture. A variety of fashion, film, music and event reviews from across Britain and Europe, which is updated regularly.
Finding and sourcing various events/music/art which align with the culture and music section to report and review, to update the website as well as maintain standard of specific magazine style and taste.
Identifying and analysing potential topics ranging from world issues to cover, to upcoming artists/directors/photographers to potentially approach and commission.
Assessing situations and subject matter at hand, recognizing it’s a vital way of gathering correct information and creating first hand content for articles.
Ensuring that all pieces I submit are at the final publish ready in regards to the formatting, style, and accuracy of text.
Education Summary: EDUCATION
2007- 2009 FDA Journalism
London College of Communication (University of the Arts)
ï‚§ News gathering: sources, research and interviewing
ï‚§ News writing: for local and national newspapers, consumer and business magazines, radio, TV, and on-line media
ï‚§ Feature writing; newspapers, magazines, radio and TV
ï‚§ Media Production (newspapers, magazines, radio and TV)
ï‚§ Media Law (theory and practical law of the media)
ï‚§ Media issues: ownership, management and media history
ï‚§ Public institutions and contemporary affairs: local and central government and the European parliament, contemporary culture, social and political issues.
2005 – 2007 A Levels
Media Studies= C, Film Studies=C, English Literature=C
Crossways Academy Sixth Form College
2004 – 2005 BTEC First Diploma Media Studies = Merit
• Introduction to Media Industries
• Media Audiences
• Research for Media Production
• Factual Programming
• Video Production
• Print or Audio Production
• Advertising Production
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