How drawing opens up doors for this documentarian
January 7, 2016 at 6:15 PM EDT
167658167634How drawing opens up doors for this documentarianIllustrative journalist Wendy MacNaughton offers her Brief but Spectacular take on telling undertold stories through drawing.2016-01-07 18:00:00disabled2365639534nsjzjyEoJ4I182370An Abu Ghraib ‘enhanced’ interrogator has a change of heartThe military’s use of “enhanced interrogation” techniques against suspected terrorists has always been a contentious topic, and now many of its former proponents are having second thoughts. Eric Fair served as an interrogator with a private contractor in Iraq, and his new book “Consequences” reflects on the work he has come to regret. Fair joins Judy Woodruff to explain his change of heart.2016-05-31 06:00 pmhttp://newshour-tc.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/RTSCTAR-320x196.jpgIFrRsxcgZ1E182252The high art of political stagecraft in the age of opticsIn this age of internet media and 24 hour news coverage, visuals can make or break a given political campaign, press conference or White House event. The latter is of special significance to former White House aide Josh King, whose new book “Off Script” is a personal narrative of the importance of imagery in an era of perpetual optics. Judy Woodruff talks to King for more.2016-05-30 18:00:00http://newshour-tc.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/bookshelf-2-320x196.jpg2365767652RTWUrQD-r08182253Using poetry to shed light on the worst of memoriesJust over a century ago, the Armenian Genocide saw the expulsion and death of at least 1.5 million people in what was then the Ottoman Empire. Among those affected was Pulitzer-winning poet Peter Balakian’s family, which did its best to repress memories of the tragedy. Balakian used poetry to help him cope as he discovered the trauma of his history, and he joins Jeffrey Brown to explain how.2016-05-30 18:00:00http://newshour-tc.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/RTX1A6G8-320x196.jpg2365767641_a3tz5lIXzg
Illustrative journalist Wendy MacNaughton offers her Brief but Spectacular take on telling undertold stories through drawing.
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