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Anisa Khalifa

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Audio journalist who lives to tell stories about how we live now and what it has to do with yesterday. I work with empathy, creativity, and dedication.
Member since 2022



Urdu, Punjabi, Korean, French

About Anisa

Anisa Khalifa is a podcast producer and host of The Broadside at WUNC North Carolina Public Radio. She also created and hosts independent podcasts Dramas Over Flowers and Muslim in Plain Sight, and freelances as a culture writer. A lifelong nomad, Anisa is passionate about using writing, audio, and visual media to interrogate and explore the world.

She has an Honors B.A. from the University of Toronto in English and Diaspora and Transnational Studies, and an M.A. from Duke University in Critical Asian Humanities.

She nerds out over culture of all kinds, and is always asking more questions to figure out who we all are and what it all means.

Anisa's Portfolio



  • Mixing
  • Translation
  • Story Editing
  • Sound Design
  • Social Media
  • Show Development
  • Scrubbing and Audio Editing
  • Research
  • Reporting
  • Producing
  • Interviewing
  • Hosting
  • Field Recording