Monthly Archives: December 2014

How graphic writing distorted the focus of the Rolling Stone rape story | Poynter.

How graphic writing distorted the focus of the Rolling Stone rape story | Poynter..

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The willing suspension of disbelief and the Rolling Stone story

We had a great discussion in class today about the Rolling Stone story about sexual assault at UVa and the story of Jackie in particular. One or two of you said you had profound doubts about the veracity of the … Continue reading

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Can you stand to read one more thing about the Rolling Stone story?

I hope so. It’s not easy to take on all of the subtlety and difficulty of this situation, but columnist Megan McArdle has managed it. Here it is.

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One more bummer in a really bad week

Rolling Stone has posted a note to its readers about the UVa rape story. To Our Readers: Last month, Rolling Stone published a story titled “A Rape on Campus” by Sabrina Rubin Erdely, which described a brutal gang rape of … Continue reading

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