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Sheila Curran Bernard
College of Arts and Sciences
Film storytelling; creative nonfiction; history and media; narrative; public history; documentary
Campus phone: 442-5300
Campus email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Sheila Curran Bernard has developed and produced projects for national broadcast, theatrical release, and museum and classroom use. Recent credits include Slavery By Another Name (PBS 2012), a feature-length documentary she wrote based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning book.
Bernard is the author of Documentary Storytelling (Focal Press 2003, 2007, 2010), now in its third edition and widely translated, and co-author of Archival Storytelling (Focal Press 2008). She has been honored with residencies at the MacDowell Colony and the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, and holds an MFA from Goddard College.