Carren Jao | Link TV
Carren Jao is a digital producer for KCET and PBS SoCal. She is responsible for developing editorial strategies and supporting content for KCET and PBS SoCal’s original productions, as well as digital projects. She manages the development of articles and short videos for the Emmy award-winning arts and culture series Artbound, Southland Sessions, the James Beard-nominated food series The Migrant Kitchen, Lost LA and more.
Previously, Carren has worked as a full-time freelance journalist. Her work has been published around the world, including the Los Angeles Times, the New York Times, Wired UK, Surface, Dwell and many others. She has also been nominated for best online journalist for her work covering the issues and communities of the Los Angeles River for KCET’s Confluence.
Post date: 2020-04-21T11:46:49-07:00
Without Lewis MacAdams, an avowed poet, Los Angeles might have completely forgotten the river that birthed the city. This leader in the river movement passed away at 75 years old.
Post date: 2019-11-12T15:01:20-08:00
All around the United States is a 100-mile border zone where one can be searched and one's things seized. Policies way beyond what the constitution allows is regularly implemented. Artists drew on select sites. Here's what they realized.
Post date: 2019-06-05T12:16:09-07:00
Gospel music is the music of hope and fortitude even amid the greatest of odds. Listen and be moved by the music.
Post date: 2019-05-22T03:50:15-07:00
Heath Ceramics is a hallmark of mid-century modern design. See a visual timeline of the company's pivotal moments using many rare photos.
Post date: 2019-05-15T12:26:10-07:00
After Pearl Harbor, nearly 120,000 people of Japanese descent were sent to relocation camps, bereft of their belongings and removed from their communities. These photos are a glimpse of the strength of spirit they found in art during those times.
Post date: 2019-04-23T05:48:09-07:00
The broken food system is a hydra-headed problem. Meet the people working to make significant change on multiple fronts.