Exploring the art and craft of story
July 10, 2020
July 8, 2020
July 2, 2020
Documentary filmmaker Erin Lee Carr probes the complexity of the human psyche in well-known criminal cases
An L.A. Times metro reporter leans on eight years covering South L.A., and on her humanity, to write about Nipsey Hussle, covid, racial injustice and more
A newcomer to a tiny newspaper in rural Texas brings fresh eyes, big-city experience, a drummer's rhythm, and some "swagger" to his editorials
A Los Angeles Times story from inside a grocery store reveals the power of detail, dialog and a tight narrative frame
A veteran foreign correspondent finds a hero tale in a tiny California town: "A story is a story no matter where it takes place."
Four months after acting on impulse, what has a non-journalist local hero learned about the romance and reality of journalism?
Award-winning freelancer and outdoorswoman Eva Holland weaves memoir and research in her debut book "Nerve"
Washington Post sports columnist Sally Jenkins is fierce in her support of striving athletes: "I make my living off their sweat."
A veteran journalist discovers the role of story in America's prison system — and "human resilience and grace in the face of adversity"
A reporter chronicles the shutdown of a factory and the closing of his newspaper, capturing a familiar “cycle of death and exodus”
Washington Post war correspondent Pam Constable about reporting, writing and surviving in the field
Venerable breaking news site Reuters ventures into narrative journalism with former L.A. Times and Storyboard editor Kari Howard at the helm