“The Audio Issue” is produced by McSweeney’s Editor Claire Boyle, PRX and Radiotopia’s Vice President of Editorial Julie Shapiro, Radiotopia’s Senior Director of Content Audrey Mardavich, and Andrew Leland of “The Organist,” featuring contributions from writers, audio creators and composers, illustrators, and playwrights

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Left to right: Julie Shapiro and Audrey Mardavich (photos by Adrianne Mathiowetz)

Harris-Perry to lead nationally-syndicated public radio weekday news program

Melissa Harris-Perry

Hosted by Al Letson, the seven-part series will be available free as a podcast and will air on the radio across more than 540 public media stations

Listen to “Reveal”

A recording studio, classroom, and event space, the PRX Podcast Garage at KQED is a Bay Area home for audio storytellers of all experience levels. Public programming will kick off this fall, featuring Bay Area creators Jen Chien, Ericka Cruz Guevarra, and Jessica Placzek with Women’s Audio Mission and Davia Nelson and Nikki Silva of The Kitchen Sisters

PRX Podcast Garage at KQED (photo by Kirsten Voss Dalldorf)

The series is created by an anonymous producer under the pseudonym Afia Kaakyire

Listen now (podcast art by Sindiso Nyoni)

Guests will include authors, scientists, and spiritual leaders, including Sharon Salzberg, Rev. James Martin, Trungram Gyalwa Rinpoche, Michael Pollan, and Laura Carstensen

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