Julie Shapiro is VP of Editorial at PRX and Radiotopia, and Executive Producer of Ear Hustle. From 2014-15, Julie was the executive producer of the ABC / Radio National's (RN) Creative Audio Unit. In 2000 she co-founded the Third Coast International Audio Festival, where she shaped the Festival's creative trajectory and nurtured a cross-pollinating international listening culture. Julie has taught radio to university students, presented at conferences all over the globe, and produced stories for the airwaves and podcasts in the US and beyond. She lives with her son, husband and orange cat in Arlington, MA. Follow her on TW/IG @jatomic.
October 20, 2017
"Back in the 80's I sneak-watched a TV movie with highly disturbing content (about nuclear war)... "Back in the 80's I sneak-watched a TV movie with highly disturbing content (about nuclear war) and it's been passively haunting me ever since. I discovered a lot of my friends had the same experience with this movie, and are also still lightly traumatized, so asked them all about it."