The Ethics of Narrative Non-Fiction: Whose Story Gets Told?

Starts:
12:00 pm on Wednesday, February 4, 2015
Ends:
1:00 pm on Wednesday, February 4, 2015
Location:
COM 209
URL:
http://www.bu.edu/buniverse/view/?v=bp8xj1Yo
The non-fiction writer who tells a story confronts a multitude of difficult ethical decisions. In this talk, Prof Ureneck discusses his new book, “The Great Fire: Two Americans’ Mission to Rescue Victims of the 20th Century's First Genocide”, set to be released on May 12, 2015, which highlights the burning of Smyrna, the closing scene of the 20th Century's first genocide. Please feel free to bring a lunch with you to this discussion. Refreshments and cookies will be provided.