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Shuka Kalantari

Bay Area, California
Freelance Reporter and Podcast Producer — BBC, Freelance, NPR, Public Radio International
Covers:  immigration, iran, lgbt health, latino community, lgbt issues, refugees, middle east, health, world music
Doesn't Cover: sports

Podcast producer. Media consultant. Journalist focused on health and immigrants. Iranian-American momma to two French-Iranian-American little humans.

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Freelance radio reporter.

What was your first job as a journalist?

I interned at a glossy magazine called "San Francisco Downtown." They have since folded.

Have you ever used a typewriter?


How is social media changing news?

I have access to contacts and resources from across the world at my fingertips.