Isabel Vázquez

Isabel Vázquez (@ifvazquez) is Third Coast's former senior producer. She currently works at Adonde Media.

Before joining Third Coast, Isa worked at Public Narrative to support local community media outlets. She has interned for StoryCorps in Chicago, done freelance audio production, and worked at a call center. Most nights she swaps headphones for a helmet to skate with the Windy City Rollers on the roller derby track. Ask her to rank the softest spots on her dog's body.


Today we go from the pentagon to prison to philosophical musings about the sweet sound of the snow shovel.

This hour, what happens when a relationship from your past returns unexpectedly and pulls you back in time?

Re:sound #268 Sleep Happy

This hour, family dramas can span across generations ...or just across the hallway.

Re:sound #271 Sister God

This hour, journeys of discovery, from personal identity to mathematical infinity.


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Third Coast International Audio Festival, or Third Coast, is an independent nonprofit arts organization based in Chicago, serving a global community of storytellers and makers. Since our founding in 2000, we have steadfastly advocated for the medium of audio, the art and craft of sonic storytelling, and the people who build our world in sound.