Best of the Best 2013 (Part 2)

Re:sound's Gwen Macsai hosts Best of the Best: The 2013 Third Coast Festival Broadcast, showcasing the best radio stories of the year - winners of the 2013 TC / Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition.

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Re:sound's Gwen Macsai hosts Best of the Best: The 2013 Third Coast Festival Broadcast, showcasing the best radio stories of the year - winners of the 2013 TC / Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition.

In this hour you'll hear: Woman Emerges from the Dark (Best News Feature), No Greater Love (Best Documentary: Honorable Mention), The Modern Day Scarlet Letter (Radio Impact Award) and Harper High School (Best Documentary: Gold Award.) This hour also features an interview with gold award winning producers, Linda Lutton and Alex Kotlowitz.

To find out more about all of the winning producers and hear a longer interview with Linda and Alex, click on EXTRA.

We also invite you to listen to Hour 1 of Best of the Best, featuring (among others), the Best Documentary: Silver Award winner.

Best of the Best: The 2013 Third Coast Festival Broadcast was produced by Katie Mingle with help form Maya Goldberg-Safir and distributed by PRX, The Public Radio Exchange.

This hour was produced by Katie Mingle

produced by

Matt Thompson

Matt Thompson (@mthomps) is the deputy editor of TheAtlantic.com and vice-chairman of the board of the Center for Public Integrit.

Temitayo Fagbenle

Temitayo Fagbenle is a 17-year-old WNYC Rookie Reporter of Nigerian descent.

Alex Kotlowitz

Alex Kotlowitz is a regular contributor to the New York Times Magazine , The New Yorker , and This American Life , among other publications.


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