Friday, April 22, 2011

which one are you?

craft-- 1. an art, trade or occupation requiring special skill, especially manual skill...

profession--1. a paid occupation, especially one that involves prolonged training and a formal qualification...

Yesterday I heard a photojournalist on Fresh Air say that journalists were craftspeople, not professionals; got me thinking about the difference, and what it means to identify one way or the other...

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