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Filter words: how to include thoughts and feelings in ethnography

This blog post covers: Narrative distance in ethnography Filter words and reported thought Fiction writers are lucky! They have a range of options they can use to describe characters’ thoughts and feelings. In creative non-fiction, there are a few more constraints. We can’t go head-hopping or second guessing the thoughts of characters in a memoir …