2017 Provocations

A series of short talks from producers who hope to dare and ignite.

A series of short talks from producers who hope to dare and ignite.

Listen to these 5-minute provocative talks from Mia Lobel, Martina Castro, Tobin Low & Kathy Tu, Maureen McMurray, Johanna and Eric Zorn, John Biewen and Sarah Alvarez. Hosted by Maya Goldberg-Safir.

Note: Brian Reed's Provocation is unavailable to stream. It was a special thing for a special moment!

And! Part of Martina's Castro's provocation is in Spanish. Read the accompanying subtitles for this provocation!


Featuring

Brian Reed

Brian Reed is the host and co-creator of S-Town , as well as the senior producer of This American Life .

Sarah Alvarez

Sarah Alvarez founded and runs Outlier Media, a journalism service that delivers data reporting and valuable information to low-income news consumers over SMS and message apps.

Mia Lobel

Mia Lobel is the producer of Revisionist History from the Panoply network and a multi-media producer, journalist, and educator based in the Hudson Valley, New York.

John Biewen

John Biewen is audio program director at the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University, where he teaches and produces the Scene on Radio podcast.

Tobin Low

Tobin Low is a co-host of Nancy , WNYC Studios' LGBTQ-themed podcast about we define ourselves and the journey we take to get there.

Kathy Tu

Kathy Tu is a is a co-host of Nancy, WNYC Studios' LGBTQ-themed podcast about we define ourselves and the journey we take to get there.

Johanna Zorn

As executive director and co-founder of the Third Coast International Audio Festival, Johanna Zorn has been committed to the development of contemporary audio culture for more than three decades.

Maya Goldberg-Safir

Maya Goldberg-Safir is TCIAF's Artistic Associate, who helps shape and manage the Festival's artistic programming as well as marketing/publicizing our efforts.

Maureen McMurray

Maureen McMurray (@Moe_McMurray) is Director of Content at New Hampshire Public Radio, where she oversees the station’s programming and original podcasts.