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Matthew Ozug

Trip:
Fellows Fall 2006
Affiliation:
Sound Portraits Productions
Country:
Cambodia
Year:
2006

Matthew Ozug  is a senior producer for America Abroad, a monthly international affairs program for public radio. Matt has also worked at Sound Portraits Productions, a documentary radio company based in New York, where he produced and reported a wide variety of stories including "Parents at an Execution," which won a Thurgood Marshall for Death Penalty reporting. Matt was a founding member, Deputy Director, and Manager of the MobileBooth tour for StoryCorps, the Peabody-award winning oral history project. He received a B.A. in Social Anthropology from Harvard College and also studied at the Salt Institute for Documentary Studies, in Portland Maine.

Stories

  • Making a Home in an Unfamiliar Homeland

    In the late 1970s, hundreds of thousands of Cambodians fled their country as Khmer Rouge leaders turned it into a killing field. Those refugees included Roeun Om's family. "During the war, my...

  • In Cambodia, Preserving a Musical Tradition

    May 14, 2007 Officials in Cambodia's capital city of Phnom Penh are preparing for the long-awaited trial of the surviving leaders of the Khmer Rouge, the regime that carried out the genocide of...

  • Cambodia: Care and Comfort

    Matt Ozug reports from Cambodia. Genocide trials have begun in Cambodia for the surviving leaders and officials of the Khmer Rouge's reign of terror in the 1970s. The "killing fields" of that...

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