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Lane DeGregory podcast: Episode 76 - Seven paths to story

Nieman Storyboard editor Jacqui Banaszynski, center, is flanked by Lane DeGregory, at left, and Maria Carrillo.
Published May 29

Jacqui Banaszynski, editor of the Nieman Storyboard, joins the podcast again this week to discuss story forms and how they can help you focus your reporting.

Banaszynski, a Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter, former assistant managing editor of The Seattle Times and longtime professor at the Missouri School of Journalism, lectures around the world.

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  1. Monica Herndon was a regular presence at football and baseball games in Tampa Bay. Julio Aguilar
  2. Victor Becerra, a U.S. citizen born in Mexico, holds a picture of his family drawn by his son. "JOHN PENDYGRAFT   |   TIMES"  |  Tampa Bay Times
  3. Esmeralda Bermudez of the Los Angeles Times talks to high school students. The Pearl Post
  4. Chip Scanlan is a St. Petersburg-based writing coach. Handout
  5. Randy Mink, then mayor of Bowling Green, reacts to the Army Corps of Engineers decision to remove the generator powering City Hall. Times (2004)
  6. Andy Mills of The New York Times, seen here at a conference in Norway, works on "The Daily" podcast. CHRISTINE FAGERBAKKE  |  Christine Fagerbakke
  7. Andy Mills of The New York Times Christine Fagerbakke
  8. Freelance journalist Jina Moore Handout
  9. Imagine creating a database by breaking down about 100 Taylor Swift songs. Illustration by Delphine Lee
  10. Mario Garcia's latest book will be released next month.