"Part 2: The Mountain"

(Producer, Kerning Cultures podcast) 

"Without the female building block, there will be no security." This is the second and final chapter in a mini-series exploring the role of women in deradicalisation efforts. This piece was produced in partnership with News Deeply's Women's Advancement Deeply, as a part of their on-going series about women and radical extremism. www.newsdeeply.com/womensadvancement (air date: February 28, 2018) photo credit: Mohamed Dababi

"Part 1: At the Feet of the Mother"

(Producer, Kerning Cultures podcast) The episode was produced in partnership with News Deeply's Women and Girls Hub (now Women's Advancement Deeply), as a part of their in-depth series about the different ways women are affected by radicalization - "as victims, perpetrators, and peacemakers." In this  piece, Christianne Boudreau recounts her personal experience of losing her son, Damian, to radical extremism in Syria, and her on-going quest to understand what draws young people towards extremist ideologies. This piece "highlights why mothers are an untapped force for preventing further extremism among youth on a global scale." News Deeply Women and Girls Hub. (air date: December 30, 2017)

Food Neighbourhoods 59: Amman, Jordan

(Producer, for Monocle 24 Radio) A tour through one of Amman's oldest neighbourhoods, which has become an enclave for some of the country's most influential artists and food artisans. (air date: November 7, 2017)

"Fear and Loving"

(Producer, Out There podcast)

A memoir-style piece about invincibility, shattered self-confidence, and finding inspiration through loss. (air date: August 3, 2017)

"These Two Lanes Could Take Us Anywhere" 

(Producer, Kerning Cultures podcast) This episode is about Ersin and Raffi, two men who grew up to be taught two very different stories about one very big moment in history: the death of 1.5 million Armenians in the Ottoman Empire. Over 4,000 miles of open road, riding two bicycles from Baltimore to San Francisco, we learn about Ersin and Raffi, and the real conflict that’s bubbling beneath the surface. (air date:  July 28, 2017)


"KC Soundboard: We're Listening To You." (Reporter, Producer, Kerning Cultures podcast) This episode explores the role of journalists when telling stories about the Middle East, and is built around a recorded listener party and feedback from our audience in December 2016. (air date: May 1, 2017)


"Where do we go from here?" (Reporter, Co-Producer; Kerning Cultures podcast) This episode documents several individual vignettes that find a shared struggle in the wake of the Trump Administration's Jan. 27 Executive Order barring immigrants and refugees, originating from several majority-Muslim countries, from entering the United States. (air date: Feb. 8, 2017)


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