Read / Watch before class
Mike Wallace, “Face to Face with the Ayatollah,” 60 Minutes, 1979
“Mike Wallace Discusses His Interview with Ayatollah Khomeini,”Television Academy Foundation: The Interviews, 1998
Florence Graves, Charles E. Shepard, “Packwood Accused of Sexual Advances,” The Washington Post, 1992 (Alert: This story includes accounts of sexual violence.)
“Perks of Power: Interview with Florence Graves,” investigatingpower.org, 2012
Jodi Kantor and Megan Twohey, “Harvey Weinstein Paid Off Sexual Harassment Accusers for Decades,” The New York Times, 2017 (Alert: This story includes accounts of sexual violence.)
Lecture / Q&A
What is a confrontational interview, and when should you pursue one? Writing questions from opposing viewpoints. Five kinds of lies.
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WK 5 Homework & Tools
Do the following three items for homework, referring to the articles below.
1: Read/watch materials for Week 6.
2: Write and submit on Brightspace a one-paragraph pitch for one of the Week 6 read/watch materials.
3: Choose ONE of the three articles below and then answer the following:
"Wrongfully convicted man recalls death row"
"Watergate: The cover-up"
"Exxon knew about climate change almost 40 years ago"
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