New PDF release: The Best American Newspaper Narratives, Volume 2 (Mayborn

By George Getschow

This anthology collects the twelve winners of the 2013 top American Newspaper Narrative Writing Contest, run by means of the Mayborn Literary Nonfiction convention. the development is hosted through the Frank W. Mayborn Graduate Institute of Journalism on the college of North Texas. the competition honors exemplary narrative paintings and encourages narrative nonfiction storytelling at newspapers around the usa. First position winner: Eli Saslow, "Into the Lonely Quiet" (Washington Post), follows the relations of a 7-year-old sufferer of the December 2012 mass taking pictures at Sandy Hook common in Newtown, Connecticut, six months after the taking pictures. moment position: Eric Moskowitz, "Marathon Carjacking" (Boston Globe), is the tale of "Danny," who was once carjacked through the suspects of the Boston Marathon bombing 3 days after the bombing. 3rd position: Mark Johnson, "The process Their Lives" (Milwaukee magazine Sentinel), an account of first-year scientific scholars as they take a human dissection path. Runners-up comprise Christopher Goffard, "The Manhunt" (Los Angeles Times); Stephanie McCrummen, "Wait--You defined It as a Cloudy Feeling?" (Washington Post); Michael M. Phillips, "The Lobotomy records" (Wall highway Journal); Aaron Applegate, "Taken lower than" (Virginian-Pilot); Meg Kissinger, "A mom, at Her Wits' finish" (Milwaukee magazine Sentinel); Michael Kruse, "The final Voyage of the Bounty" (Tampa Bay Times); Shaun McKinnon, "Alone at the Hill" (Arizona Republic); Mike Newall, "Almost Justice" (Philadelphia Inquirer); and Sarah Schweitzer, "Together, regardless of All" (Boston Globe).

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