The It's Complicated Show

This hour: imperfect, impolitic, infuriating... love.

2013 / Katie Mingle / Sharon Mashihi / Mira Burt-Wintonick / Jonathan Goldstein / Rachel James / Daniel Estrin / WBEZ 91.5, USA

This hour: imperfect, impolitic, infuriating... love.

A Jerusalem Love Story

by Daniel Estrin (Vox Tablet, 2013)

Every relationship has its obstacles, but this one between two men - a Palestinian and an Israeli - may have more than any couple can bear.

Other Halves

by Dennis Funk (Shortcuts, Falling Tree Productions, BBC Radio 4, 2013)

When you enter a marriage, you assume that you know the essentials of who your partner really is. Turns out, not always.


by Rachel Simone James and Sharon Mashihi (Unfictional, KCRW, 2013)

Claire and Finbloom got together in such a torrid, pyrotechnic kind-of-way, they decided they could break up with no less fanfare.

A Second Chance

by Mira Burt-Wintonick and Jonathan Goldstein (Wiretap, CBC, 2013)

A young couple's relationship starts out as a source of pleasure, becomes a source of pain and eventually turns out to be a lifesaver.

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Sharon Mashihi

Sharon (she/her) is an artist and storyteller, primarily working in audio and performance.

Jonathan Goldstein

Jonathan Goldstein (@J_Goldstein) was the host and creator of Wiretap which ran on CBC Radio for 11 years. His new podcast for Gimlet Media is Heavyweight.

Rachel James

Rachel James is a Canadian sound-based artist living and working in New York City.

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