WK 4 03 Feb

Lecture / Q&A

Picking interview subjects. Researching, writing, and briefing questions. Locations. Silence. The golden rule of interviews.

WK 4 Detail


  • Everyone makes one story pitch from assigned readings/screenings


  • Review research findings from homework
  • Tutorial in prep for: tick-tock interview, expert interview, explanatory (glue) interview, interview with someone who's been wronged


  • Read/watch next week's assigned material
  • Write a one-paragraph pitch for any part of "The Desegregation Generation"—you can pitch a story about one chapter, one character, one event, or the whole story if you like.
  • Prepare 20-25 interview questions—click "Homework Tools" tab below for instructions