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: 2018-04-04T11:56:47-07:00
Many of the issues that were prevalent in the 1960s and 70s are still present in today's times. Hear how La Raza photorapher Gil Lopez's thoughts on continuing the struggle today.
Post date: 2018-04-04T10:45:38-07:00
The Chicano Movement wasn't just one segment of the population. It encompassed people of all ages. See their photos and hear photographer Devra Weber speak about them.
Post date: 2018-04-04T10:23:00-07:00
Nothing signals “Revolution HQ” about the Church of the Epiphany in Lincoln Heights, but if its walls could speak, perhaps they would rally and roar because this place of worship was also a place of resistance in the 1960s and 70s.
Post date: 2018-04-03T10:58:31-07:00
In the 1960s and 70s, a group of intrepid young activists took over 25,000 images for the community newspaper-turned-magazine La Raza. These photos now exist at UCLA's Chicano Studies Research Center. Now we're asking for your help in filling the blanks.
Post date: 2018-01-23T10:48:46-08:00
Venezuelan artist Ángela Bonadies excavates archives. In her latest work, she finds new meaning in David Alfaro Siqueiros’ controversial censored mural “América Tropical.”
Post date: 2017-12-21T11:43:48-08:00
This year has been a tumultuous one and it has left this country examining its values and what it cherishes most. This year's top stories have revolved around inclusivity and a willingness to explore beyond the usual borders.