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Sayre Quevedo

Sayre Quevedo (@sayrequevedo) is a multimedia artist and journalist based in New York City. He was a 2016 Third Coast Radio Resident. Sayre will facilitate the 2019 Queer Meetup, a chance to build community & connections between queer producers in audio.

He works across mediums, with audio often at the heart of the work, to tell stories about family, relationships, and history. He is the creator of Re:Construcción, a transnational multimedia exhibit that investigates the impact of the Salvadoran Civil War of the 1980's. His piece, 'The Quevedos' was named one of the best podcasts of 2018 by Vulture and Indiewire. It was also a finalist for 2018 Best Audio Documentary by the International Documentary Association and won runner-up for The Whickers in 2019.

Quevedo currently works as an Associate Producer for The Daily at The New York Times while pursuing independent projects and collaborations with artists, journalists, and filmmakers.


Writer Zarina Zabrisky talks about her family's history and how it informed her relationship with food.

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