Independent writer and award winning audio producer based in Sydney, Australia. Previously, Japanese and English bilingual radio and print news journalist in Tokyo and Sydney working for major Japanese, Australian and American news organisations.
My articles, commentaries, essays and reviews have been published in a international print and online publications, including RadioDoc Review, The Nihon Keizai Shimbun, The Australian, Griffith Review, The Australian Broadcasting Corporation’s website.
I also teach an audio features/documentary/podcast subject for post graduate students at AFTRS. I’m involved in a collaborative project with creative audio producer and writer Natalie Kestecher called Strange and Beautiful Things, where we curate, create, showcase creative audio, stories and things that we think, are strange and beautiful.
In 2019, I co-produced a five-part audio series with Sheila Pham about multilingualism in Australia called Tongue Tied and Fluent for ABC RN’s Earshot and I also completed an audio storytelling app called Cowra Voices