This award was generously supported by the Rasmuson Foundation. _
Scott Carrier is an independent radio producer and writer. He has recorded, written, narrated, and mixed numerous stories for public radio programs, including All Things Considered, Soundprint, and This American Life. In 2004, he received the National Federation of Community Broadcaster’s Golden Reel Award for a series on Juarez, Mexico, and, in 2007, he received a Peabody Award for Hearing Voices, a special on illegal immigration. He has published one collection of stories, Running After Antelope (2000), and has completed another, Prisoner of Zion. He taughtat Utah Valley University in Orem.