What It Takes: Getting Stories Told in the New World of Narrative Nonfiction

Panelists Ken Auletta (New Yorker writer, author), Jill Abramson (executive editor, The New York [...]Times), Hampton Sides (author), Amanda Urban (ICM literary agent), and John Stauffer (Harvard professor, author) discuss what it takes to be a long-form narrative non-fiction writer in today’s fast-evolving technological world. Topics discussed include, challenges and obstacles in the world of narrative non-fiction, reasons for optimism in the industry, what a narrative writer needs to know as they go forward, how to make a living doing this work, what works and what doesn’t in the industry.

Hosted by the College of Communication on April 30, 2011

Tags: journalism, College of Communication, com, jill abramson, narrative conference, john stauffer, ken auletta, hampton sides, amanda urban

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