Ginanne Brownell

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Stories, Not Statistics: Fact-Checking the Impact of Nairobi’s Ghetto Classics


I had to come to terms with the idea that some stories would have to be taken at face value, and then figure out how to present them so that readers would understand they were based on what I was told, not on what I could actually verify. Although many stats didn’t exist, just being at a rehearsal on a given Sunday could make even the biggest cynics question their critiques.


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