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Dmae Roberts

Member since 2001

Location

  • Portland, OR
  • Business
  • Editing
  • Producing
  • Recording
  • Reporting
  • Voice

About Dmae

Dmae Roberts is a two-time Peabody award-winning radio artist/writer whose work often airs on NPR. Her work is often autobiographical and cross-cultural and informed by her biracial identity. Her Peabody award-winning documentary Mei Mei, a Daughter's Song is a harrowing account of her mother's childhood in Taiwan during WWII. She won a second Peabody-award for her eight-hour Crossing East documentary, the first Asian American history series on public radio. She received the Civil Rights and Social Justice award from the Asian American Journalists Association and was selected as a United States Artists (USA) Fellow.. Her stage plays and essays have been published in the Oregon Humanities Journal, But Still, Like Air I’ll Rise (Temple University Press), and Cooking in a Storm (The Sun Magazine). Her essay “Finding The Poetry”was published in Reality Radio (UNC Press). Roberts is a regular columnist for the Asian Reporter and hosts/produces a weekly arts show called Stage & Studio on KBOO in Portland.

Experience

Skills

  • Acting
  • Audience Development
  • Audio Engineering
  • Budgeting
  • Grant Writing
  • Hosting
  • Interviewing
  • Marketing
  • Mentoring
  • Mixing
  • Producing
  • Reporting
  • Research
  • Scrubbing and Audio Editing
  • Show Development
  • Social Media
  • Sound Design
  • Story Editing
  • Tape Syncs
  • Voice Coaching
  • Voiceover

Equipment

  • FTP, ISDN etc
  • Hard Disc/Flash recorder
  • Minidisk Recorders
  • Pro Tools
  • Specialized mics