Ellie Levenson

Lecturer in Journalism and freelance journalist , Goldsmiths College

Ellie Levenson has been a journalism lecturer at Goldsmiths College since 2005, teaching the next generation of journalists across the MA and BA programmes. At the same time her freelance career has seen her write features and comment across most British newspapers and for many consumer and B2B publications. 

She now specialises in teaching journalists how to come up with ideas, and helping researchers to make their ideas relevant for different audiences. Her books include several for children of all ages on understanding politics, and the go-to textbook on finding ideas for journalists.