Storytelling with Lulu Miller

Feb 26

10:00 am - 11:00 am

University of Virginia, Nau Hall, Room 342

Lulu Miller is a Peabody Award-winning journalist, who has been working in public radio for over thirteen years. She is the Co-founder of NPR’s Invisibilia, a documentary series about the invisible forces that shape human behavior. Before that, she was a reporter and producer at Radiolab. She lives in Charlottesville, Virginia, with her wife and son and writes short stories when they are sleeping. Her fiction work has been published in The New Yorker, VQR, Electric Literature, and beyond. She is the author of the forthcoming nonfiction book, Why Fish Don’t Exist (Simon & Schuster), an exploration of taxonomy and madness.

This talk is part of the Lab’s effort to inspire and educate students and faculty who are interested in documentary storytelling as a research and teaching tool.