News & Events

Updates and announcements about APM’s work, both local and national. Includes press links, special events, and other activities that have been keeping us busy.

KristenMoe_BIO-550x549 New Show: The Last Winter

A meandering road trip can lead to who knows where and who knows what. In the case of Kristin Moe and Nathan Tobey, it led to their giving birth to a radio story. . . about death. And over the course of three years, Kristin and Nathan struggled over how to produce this piece, a[…..]

Sleepover_FEATURED-720x395 New HowSound: Improvisation And Structure

Sometimes a story idea will seem so off the wall that an editor can only roll their eyes. In that case, it’s likely not an idea triggered by a news event or a date peg. Sometimes it’s an idea that springs from a personal experience. Such is the case with Sleepover. In this episode, Rob[…..]

InConvo_Goldstein_FEATURED-720x396 New In Conversation: Zak Rosen and Jonathan Goldstein

In the newest entry to our In Conversation series, independent producer Zak Rosen talks with Jonathan Goldstein of Gimlet’s Heavyweight about turning the lens on yourself and making personal stories. Zak and his wife just recently started a podcast, Pregnant Pause, about whether to have a baby or not. Since Jonathan is known for personal[…..]

SoundsGood_FEATURED-720x397 New Show: Sounds Good! Sound For Film And Video

Executive Director Jay Allison described Transom’s new shows in his Editor’s Letter. We share his words about this new entry into Andrew Norton’s cheeky Sounds Good! series, along with a seriously informative article from independent multimedia documentary maker Ben Shapiro. Jay’s Editor’s Letter: Andrew Norton is back with another installment of his pseudo-archival series, “Sounds[…..]

Samantha Broun with attorney Ernest Preate, Jr. New Award: “A Life Sentence” Wins Dart

Atlantic Public Media is very pleased and proud to announce that a 2017 Dart Award for Excellence in Coverage of Trauma has been given to “A Life Sentence: Victims, Offenders, Justice, And My Mother,” an intensely personal documentary by Samantha Broun, with Jay Allison. Samantha Broun is Managing Editor for Transom, and Jay Allison is[…..]