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Eric Mennel

Eric Mennel is a Senior Producer at Gimlet Media.

His stories have appeared on StartUp , This American Life , All Things Considered, Marketplace, and 99% Invisible. In 2013 he helped create the podcast, Criminal. He lives in Brooklyn with his dog, POTUS.


We Lost Them

How does a victim's family cope, hours after a violent crime, when they are thrust into a national spotlight?


Building a radio story often means hours (Dozens? Hundreds?) of tape, reams of written notes, photos, links, and research... It is very easy to get lost in this mountain of material — unsure of what or even where your best stuff is.