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Jad Abumrad

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Distinguished Research Professor, Cinema & Media Arts and Communication of Science and Technology

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Education

BA – Oberlin College, 1995

Specializations

  • Creative writing
  • Music composition
  • Broadcast journalism
  • Audio storytelling
  • Podcasts

Biography

I created a few shows – Radiolab, More Perfect and Dolly Parton’s America – which are downloaded about 110 million times a year.

I make audio stories for a living. And I’m a musician.

I’ve won three Peabody Awards. In 2011, I was named a MacArthur Fellow

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