First-Person Narratives on Radio Document Historic Memory

Tolan, Sandy
September 2001
Nieman Reports;Fall2001, Vol. 55 Issue 3, p19
Deals with the journalistic challenges presented by first-person narratives in the field of radio documentaries. Information on 'The Lemon Tree,' a documentary featuring personal stories from the Middle East; Reason for creating 'World Views,' a series of first-person narratives for public radio; Issues of balance, representation and context emerging from a first-person story.


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