The collected gems of Gwen Ifill's speech are on Twitter. Go to http://search.twitter.com/ and type in #NNC to the search box. Voila! The high points at your fingertips. Proper grammar and spelling, maybe not so much.
Two journalists at very different stages in their careers are covering this year’s Nieman Conference on Narrative Journalism. Check this site often to read their take on what’s happening at the conference, what they’re seeing and learning and who’s saying what.
Ernie Suggs is an enterprise reporter at The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, and a 2009 Nieman Fellow
Lois Beckett, a Harvard senior, has interned for newspapers in Pennsylvania and West Africa and, most recently, for a Bombay fashion magazine.
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