The Best American Newspaper Narratives of 2012

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This anthology collects the ten winners of the 2012 Best American Newspaper Narrative Writing Contest at the Mayborn Literary Nonfiction Conference, which is hosted by the Frank W. Mayborn Graduate Institute of Journalism at the University of North Texas. The contest honors exemplary narrative work and encourages narrative nonfiction storytelling at newspapers across the United States.

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viii, 247 p.

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Getschow, George May 2014.

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  • Getschow, George Writer-in-Residence, The Mayborn Literary Nonfiction Conference

Contributing Authors

  • Saslow, Eli Life of a Salesman: The Washington Post
  • Benham, Kelley Never Let Go: Tampa Bay Times
  • Hull, Anne Breaking Free: The Washington Post
  • Branch, John Snowfall: The Avalanche at Tunnel Creek: The New York Times
  • Barry, Dan Donna's Dinner: In the Hard Fall of a Favorite Son, A Reminder of a City's Scars: New York Times
  • Bentley, Rosalind The Nation's Poet: Atlanta Journal-Consistution
  • Johnson, Mark "I Boy": Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
  • Rhor, Monica Young Houstonians Go from Homelessness to College: The Houston Chronicle
  • Hansen, Louis The Girl Who Took Down the Gang: The Virginian-Pilot
  • Kuz, Martin Soldiers Recount 60-Second Attack That Left Them Reflecting on Life and Death: Stars and Stripes

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This anthology collects the ten winners of the 2012 Best American Newspaper Narrative Writing Contest at the Mayborn Literary Nonfiction Conference, which is hosted by the Frank W. Mayborn Graduate Institute of Journalism at the University of North Texas. The contest honors exemplary narrative work and encourages narrative nonfiction storytelling at newspapers across the United States.

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viii, 247 p.

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  • May 2014

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  • Aug. 18, 2014, 2:33 p.m.

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Getschow, George. The Best American Newspaper Narratives of 2012, book, May 2014; Denton, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc330551/: accessed April 28, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Press.