Michelle Boyd

Michelle Boyd is an award-winning writer, ethnographer, and audio producer.

Her research and creative work examine how racial identities and inequalities are maintained, especially through conflicts over urban space.


This year we honored the best audio work in the following categories: Best Documentary (Gold, Silver, Bronze, Honorable Mention), Directors Choice, Best New Artist, Best News Feature and Radio Impact. Additionally, Ira Glass of This American Life created The Little Mermaid Award to honor beautifully produced work that is out for fun.