Archive for December, 2012


A view of Rue Oberkampf(Photo by Gueorgui Tcherednitchenko via Flickr)

To Tell the Truth

The way a narrative unfolds can offer insight beyond its facts

Writing the story of a 30-year-old murder case required piecing together conflicting accounts and faulty memories, filling some holes and finding that others must necessarily be left empty.

By Lisa Riordan Seville
Published: December 5, 2012

To Our Readers

Our New Look

Check out the new personality of 219 Magazine. We created this J-school publication several classes ago as a showcase for our students’ long-form work, and it will keep that mission. Under founding editor Tim Harper, the site published wonderful stories from the city and around the world and won a […]

By Steve Strasser
Published: December 3, 2012