Charles King

Membership Number: SAF02225

Contact Details

Cell Phone:0832635438
Web Address:@mostbtflmind
Province:Western Cape

Profession Details

Media:Books, Consumer Magazines, Internet - Website and Blogging, Newspapers, Social Media
Speciality:Academic, Columnist, Culture, Education, Environment, Food, Humanitarian, News, Travel, Wildlife
Profession:Photographer, Proofreader, Social Media Expert, Trainer/Lecturer, Writer


Charles King has worked full-time as a freelance journalist and writer for 22 years before taking up an academic post, in 2013, as a journalism lecturer at the Cape Peninsula University of Technology. He was also media relations manager for MultiChoice Africa and an account director at Ogilvy PR (Jhb), the editor of two magazines, and published and edited his own newspaper. Charles has a honours degree in English Literature and a masters in Journalism & Media Studies, both from Wits University. He currently teaches news writing, online media, advanced and specialist reporting. He is especially interested in teaching others how to report climate change, Africa, and homophobia. He continues to freelance in what's left of his spare time.

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