In 2018 the Initiative Narrative Journalism Netherlands goes European! Read more here


The best Dutch narrative journalism of the year (Dutch only)


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Lulu Miller on the ‘Creative Cliff’

At our 2017 conference 'Amplify your Story: adding emotion to journalism', Lulu Miller from NPR's Invisibilia gave an inspiring talk on the use of emotion and spontaneity in radio in her session 'On the Creative Cliff'.

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Real life rarely makes it to the front pages

Als journalist sta je continu onder tijdsdruk en slinger je het ene na het andere verhaal de wereld in. Hoe vind je de tijd om narratieve pareltjes te maken? Dat is de vraag die Diana Sugg zich jaren geleden stelde.

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20 April: First European Conference – True Stories

Who are the epic storytellers of our time, the new European Ryszard Kapuścińskis? And what novel journalistic storytelling forms have been on the rise in Europe? Come to our first European conference “True Stories: Find your voice within the European narrative tradition” on april 19 and 20.

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November 2: Gerard van Westerloo Lecture with Anne Hull

Anne Hull’s extraordinary stories about those living at the fringes of American society have led to five nominations and a Pulitzer Prize. Tonight she will tell us about a very small story. A story she wrote in six hours, in which she followed a grandmother and her grandson, two victims of Hurricane Katrina.

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Review Conference Narrative Journalism 2017

" Lots of tears in the audience and a lot on stage as well. Lots of laughter too. That’s a storytelling conference" Nathan Vos summarizes our conference in his tweet perfectly. With a lot of emotion the speakers of the Narrative Journalism Conference 2017 told about their successes, their doubts, their methods and most importantly, their stories.

Did you miss our conference? Or do you want to go back to all the emotions of the day? Fleur Born made a short after movie and Joris Vernrooij a lovely radio report.

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