Katherine Boo

Katherine Boo urges fellow storytellers to “be serious about being accurate, not trying to make people care.” 

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Katherine Boo urges fellow storytellers to “be serious about being accurate, not trying to make people care.” Photo by Alexis Rosebrock
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Katherine Boo encourages fellow journalists to expect more from their readers at the Mayborn Literary Conference’s Southwest Soiree Dinner on July 21, 2017. Photo by Alexis Rosebrock
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“The public is more hungry than given credit for,” Boo said. Photo by Alexis Rosebrock
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Moderator Chris Vognar and Boo answer an audience member’s question about the current political climate. Photo by Alexis Rosebrock
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An audience member questions Boo about her journey to the slum of Annawadi for her book “Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity.” Photo by Alexis Rosebrock
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Katherine Boo shares her 15 injunctions for writing narrative nonfiction.  Photo by Alexis Rosebrock