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Long before Christiane Amanpour, Frances Fitzgerald and Martha Gellhorn blazed a trail in courageous investigative journalism, a pioneering and intrepid writer and journalist whose pen name was Nellie Bly opened up a whole new field in what had previously been a strictly male domain. Ten Days in a Madhouse was published as a series of articles in the New York World during 1887. Nellie Bly was given the assignment by her editor to have herself committed to an insane asylum in New York with a ...
 
In 1887 Nellie Bly, one of the first female newspaper writers, and a young reporter who would soon go on to make a career for herself as an investigative journalist and “stunt” reporter, had herself committed to the Blackwell’s Island Insane Asylum in New York. Her purpose was to discover what life was like for those who had been deemed insane. She was surprised to discover the depth of mistreatement of the patients. Partially as a result of her reporting, more money was allocated to the asy ...
 
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More great books at LoyalBooks.comBy Nellie Bly.
 
More great books at LoyalBooks.comBy Nellie Bly.
 
More great books at LoyalBooks.comBy Nellie Bly.
 
More great books at LoyalBooks.comBy Nellie Bly.
 
More great books at LoyalBooks.comBy Nellie Bly.
 
More great books at LoyalBooks.comBy Nellie Bly.
 
More great books at LoyalBooks.comBy Nellie Bly.
 
More great books at LoyalBooks.comBy Nellie Bly.
 
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