Writing the investigation

  • Event: 2017 Dallas Watchdog Workshop
  • Speaker: Ellen Gabler of The New York Times
  • Date/Time: Saturday, Mar. 11 at 1:30pm
  • Location: Salon 3
  • Audio file: Only members can listen to conference audio

We will discuss how to outline, weave narratives throughout your investigation and avoid being boring. Learn how to keep your future writing in mind as you report and getting the details needed to create a high-impact investigation.

Speaker Bios

  • Ellen Gabler is an investigative reporter at The New York Times. Before joining the Times, she worked at the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel as a reporter and deputy investigations editor. A native of Eau Claire, Wis. Gabler has a bachelor of business administration from Emory University and a master’s degree from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. She is a former IRE board member. @egabler

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