Shereen Marisol Meraji

Shereen Marisol Meraji (@RadioMirage) reports on race, culture and ethnicity for NPR's Code Switch.

Meraji's stories center on the real people affected by the issues, not the experts and academics studying them. The best career advice Meraji ever received was from veteran radio journalist Alex Chadwick, who said, "When you see a herd of reporters chasing the same story, run in the opposite direction." She's since invested in multiple pairs of running shoes.


A bonafide Third Coast tradition, this session pulls back the curtain on one of the most difficult and important skills every producer needs to master: how to pitch...