Re:sound #272 Radio Residents

This week, three stories by alumni of the Third Coast Radio Residency.

The making of a Chinese American beauty queen

by Hannah Kingsley-Ma; edited by Jen Chien & mixed by Gabe Grabin for KALW.

Every Lunar New Year, Chinese American women from across the country travel to San Francisco to participate in the Miss Chinatown USA pageant — an ethnic beauty pageant that’s been a national event since the late fifties.

Little Wrist Computer

by James T. Green for Welcome to Macintosh.

The Apple Watch sometimes gets a bad rap. Some people complain about it being useless, a dumb, frivolous toy. But one person thinks differently.


by Erisa Apantaku (Re:sound debut).

After moving back in with dad, producer Erisa Apantaku notices a strange sound coming from the house.

This episode of Re:sound was produced by Isabel Vázquez.

The 2019 Third Coast Radio Residency begins on May 14. Learn more about this year’s Residents.


“Can You See the Light?” Genki The Producer [Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 4.0 International]

“Pulse” Lee Rosevere and Daniel Birch (Event Horizon, 2019)


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