Yowei Shaw
Radio Producer
Philadelphia, PA
2014 USA Fellow

This award was generously supported by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation.

Yowei Shaw is an independent radio producer in Philadelphia. She has contributed to This American Life, Studio 360, NPR’s Morning Edition and All Things Considered. She specializes in short-form stories about cultural issues, particularly the experience of people of color. Shaw created Philly Youth Radio and is the recipient of the Leeway Foundation Transformation Award, a Third Coast International Audio Festival Award, and the National Journalism Award from the Asian American Journalists Association.
  • Artwork by Yowei Shaw
    Thien To records an audio diary for Philly Youth Radio. Photo by Brad Larrison.
Artwork by Yowei Shaw