Narrative Journalism at Denison University and Between Coasts welcomes you to join us for The New Storytellers: a series of conversations about narrative journalism today. We are hosting panelists from the field at the following three events on Thursdays this spring:
“Journalism in the Age of Covid”
Feb. 18, 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Investigative journalists reflect on the important work of longform narrative reporting during the pandemic.
Panelist: Ted Genoways, journalist for New Republic and Pacific Standard, author of “This Blessed Earth”
Panelist: Esther Honig, journalist for NPR, LatinoUSA, HuffPost & others
About the conversation: Co-authors of “Mother Jones” feature on Colorado meatpacking workers during Covid
“Stories on the Air”
March 11, 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Audio storytellers discuss the process of getting good tape and capturing stories about place.
Panelist: Jesse Dukes, producer of “Curious City” podcast, WBEZ Chicago
Panelist: Jocelyn Robinson, producer for the Eichelberger Center for Community Voices, WYSO
Panelist: Angela Dennis, co-host of “Black in Appalachia” podcast
“Future of Local Journalism”
April 15, 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
A discussion focused on nonprofit newsrooms, multi-platform innovation, and how to create a more informed democracy by serving underserved communities and audiences.
Panelist: Tracie Powell, founder of alldigitocracy.org, board member at LION publishers
Panelist: Ryan Nave, editor-in-chief of Reckon
Panelist: Tyler Buchanan, political reporter at Ohio Capital Journal
These events are funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and a gift by Sue Douthit O’Donnell ‘67.