The Importance of Storytelling in Academic Writing

The Importance of Storytelling in Academic Writing

In a recent editorial i AMJ, Bono and Pollock argue that we, as scholars, have two jobs: Answering interesting questions and telling the story. Numerous books, articles, and “From the Editors” columns are dedicated to the former, but precious little attention is given to the latter. Indeed, many in our field do not recognize the importance of storytelling to academic success. For the coming 08:23 we will therefore delve into “The Importance of Storytelling in Academic Writing”.

The editorial can be download here.