The importance of just hanging around

Francisco Vara-Orta interviews Eli Saslow of the Washington Post about his Pulitzer-finalist reporting on gun violence, including a profile of a 16-year-old victim of a mass shooting: "A huge job for a narrative reporter is finding ways to get people to be comfortable being themselves around you, because then you get to see what their lives are really like instead of people telling you what it is like or presenting one side of what they think their lives are like."

December 18, 2016

Drexel University Online