Oscar, Shmoscar! (Saturday)

Who needs the Academy Awards when you have the Third Coasties?

Who needs the Academy Awards when you have the Third Coasties?

Re:sound Host Gwen Macsai sits down with winners of the 2010 Third Coast / Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition awards to hear choice bits of their prize-winning work, mine the stories behind their stories, inquire about their inspirations and ask about, of course, what mics they used!

This Oscar, Shmoscar! session includes winners Adam Burke, Adam Fowler, Bridgette McGee and Joe Richman.


Featuring

Adam Fowler

Adam Fowler has been a freelance radio producer, presenter and reporter for sixteen years, mostly for BBC Radio 4.

Bridgette McGee-Robinson

Bridgette McGee-Robinson lives in Las Vegas, Nevada where she was born to Mary McGee the youngest daughter of Willie McGee. She holds a very special loving and caring relationship with her Auntie Della McGee-Johnson, Willie McGee's oldest daughter. Bridgette now lives with husband and works as an executive general manager. She is the mother of 2 birth children and 3 adopted children, and a wonderful Nana to her grandchildren. She started the research of her Grandfather Willie McGee in 1998, planning a family reunion event for her family in Las Vegas.

Gwen Macsai

Gwen Macsai hosts Third Coast's radio programs Re:sound and Best of the Best.

Joe Richman

Joe Richman (@RadioDiaries) is a Peabody Award-winning producer and reporter and the founder of Radio Diaries, a non-profit organization.