Monthly Archives: November 2014

Great writers read great writing (and think hard about it)

On Tuesday, Paige Williams, an award-winning magazine writer for The New Yorker and many other publications, will come to class and talk about reporting and writing long-form journalism. She’s been a Nieman fellow at Harvard and a writer-in-residence elsewhere, and … Continue reading

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What I read this weekend that really made me think

Anyone else read this piece in the New York Times magazine by Theo Padnos about the 23 months he spent in captivity — mostly in Syria — after being kidnapped? I want to call it a cautionary tale for free-lance … Continue reading

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