No surprises: Transparency and the art of the investigative interview

  • Event: 2018 IRE Conference
  • Speakers: Karen de Sa of San Francisco Chronicle; T. Christian Miller of ProPublica
  • Date/Time: Friday, Jun. 15 at 10:15am
  • Location: Oceans 6-8
  • Audio file: No audio file available.

Hear candid and unconventional advice from two reporters on how to interview sources who’ve suffered trauma and officials who fear exposure.

Speaker Bios

  • Karen de Sá is an investigative reporter for The San Francisco Chronicle whose work has focused on child welfare, juvenile justice and social services. Her projects exposing abuses in foster care, prisons, the legislature and the courts have resulted in more than a half-dozen laws in California. She worked at The San Jose Mercury News for 18 years prior to joining The Chronicle's new investigative team in 2016.

  • IRE Board Member. ProPublica reporter. Lover of data. Let's grab a coffee and chat. @txtianmiller

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