TITLE

Combining Narrative With Analysis

AUTHOR(S)
Stepp, Laura Sessions
PUB. DATE
September 2000
SOURCE
Nieman Reports;Fall2000, Vol. 54 Issue 3, p39
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the value of combining narrative writing with analysis and information. Comments on the stories written by narrative journalists Alex Kotlowitz, Tracy Kidder and Edward Humes; Efforts done to write the book `Our Last Best Shot.'
ACCESSION #
3653401

 

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