Paid by the Word: Conversations with Writers and Editors

Connecting Journalism and Academic Research – Clark Merrefield

June 06, 2021 Mike Barlow Season 1 Episode 24
Paid by the Word: Conversations with Writers and Editors
Connecting Journalism and Academic Research – Clark Merrefield
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Paid by the Word: Conversations with Writers and Editors
Connecting Journalism and Academic Research – Clark Merrefield
Jun 06, 2021 Season 1 Episode 24
Mike Barlow

In this episode of Paid by the Word, Mike interviews Clark Merrefield, a senior editor at The Journalist’s Resource, a project of Harvard Kennedy School's Shorenstein Center and the Carnegie-Knight Initiative.

Clark  joined The Journalist’s Resource in 2019 after working as a reporter for Newsweek and The Daily Beast, as a researcher and editor on three books related to the Great Recession, and as a federal government communications strategist. He was a John Jay College Juvenile Justice Journalism Fellow and his work has been awarded by Investigative Reporters and Editors.

In our conversation, we chat about the basics of investigative journalism, and talk about some of his recent articles for The Journalist’s Resource.

Show Notes

In this episode of Paid by the Word, Mike interviews Clark Merrefield, a senior editor at The Journalist’s Resource, a project of Harvard Kennedy School's Shorenstein Center and the Carnegie-Knight Initiative.

Clark  joined The Journalist’s Resource in 2019 after working as a reporter for Newsweek and The Daily Beast, as a researcher and editor on three books related to the Great Recession, and as a federal government communications strategist. He was a John Jay College Juvenile Justice Journalism Fellow and his work has been awarded by Investigative Reporters and Editors.

In our conversation, we chat about the basics of investigative journalism, and talk about some of his recent articles for The Journalist’s Resource.