Staff Profiles: Anna Pointer

Anna Pointer

Staff Profile: Anna Pointer
Academic Course Leader and Senior Lecturer in Magazine Journalism & Production

Anna Pointer

Anna Pointer

Academic Course Leader and Senior Lecturer in Magazine Journalism & Production

Journalism

A freelance journalist and former magazine Editor, Anna has many years' experience of writing and editing for national newspapers and magazines, both in print and online.

Biography

A freelance feature writer and media consultant, Anna been writing for the national press and digital media for more than 15 years.

As the former Editor of one of the UK's best-selling women's showbiz magazines, Anna ran a fast-paced weekly title in a hugely competitive market, overseeing several successive circulation rises. As well as sharing her extensive knowledge of the magazine industry with current students, she still writes lifestyle features and celebrity interviews for a wide range of titles including Grazia, Cosmopolitan, The Telegraph, The Sun and OK!

In addition to her journalistic work, Anna is a published ghostwriter and author.

Teaching and research

Level

Undergraduate