Franziska Monahan is a journalist and audio producer based in Boston, Massachusetts. She is currently the one-woman production team behind Under the Radar with Callie Crossley, a weekly local news and public affairs program from WGBH. She is also an alumnus research fellow at the UO-UNESCO Crossings Institute for Intercultural Dialogue and Conflict-Sensitive Reporting. In the past, Franziska has produced for NPR’s Morning Edition and Story Lab in Washington, D.C. In college, she also spent a year as a reporter for NPR member station KLCC 89.7 FM in Eugene, Oregon, and was the senior podcast editor at the University of Oregon’s award-winning student publication, the Oregon Daily Emerald. Franziska has reported internationally from Ghana, Finland, Sri Lanka and Indonesia. Outside of journalism, Franziska enjoys playing and teaching cello and milking goats on her family's organic dairy in rural Oregon.
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