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Storygram: Anna Maria Barry-Jester’s “Surviving Suicide in Wyoming”


Anna Maria Barry-Jester wrote this piece while on the staff of the data-driven news site FiveThirtyEight where she covered public health, immigration, food, and science. This annotation was done by David Wolman. The Storygram series, in which professional writers annotate award-winning stories to illuminate what makes a great science story great, was a joint project of The Open Notebook and the Council for the Advancement of Science Writing. It was supported by a grant from the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation.


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Anna Berry-Jester

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July 13, 2016

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David Wolman