4- Gradients of Complexity
"In order to keep the integrity of a human source, you have to show the whole gradient of who they are. The good and the bad parts."
Susan Du is a Staff Writer at City Pages newspaper in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She reports on local news and writes fantastic longform, in-depth stories that explore nuance and character.
We talk about reporting honestly and dynamically on the complexity of people, the changing nature of our social expectations, the pursuit of truth, which defines her work, her background as an immigrant from China, Confucian values, and other topics.