Episode 6

 5 O’Clock Shadow Describe in detail the kinds of sources that have been used in Serial by the correspondents.  Which are primary sources?  Which are secondary sources?  What about the approach of the reporters to the story make the various aspects more compelling? What have you learned about research from Serial? A substantial portion of …

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Serial E.6 – 5 O’ Clock Shadow

Episode 06: 5 O’ Clock Shadow The majority of the sources have been primary.  There are a lot of interviews done by Sarah with people involved in what happened: first-person accounts of events.  Even the Bergdahl clips, though not an interview done by Sarah, is still a first-person audio source that is provided.  There are …