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Introspective Podcasts Created by Troubled Youth

by Will Wlizlo

Tags: podcasting, youth corrections, Media, Salt Lake City Weekly, Will Wlizlo,


Earlier this month Salt Lake City Weekly profiled Sending Messages, a candid podcast series composed of personal narratives, poetry, short fiction, spoken word, and interviews created by students at a youth corrections facility in Utah. Rather than talking about gadgets and Justin Bieber’s haircut, the students pour heart and personal experience into the podcasts.  Gavin Sheehan reports:

Listen to the four episodes of Sending Messages.

Source: Salt Lake City Weekly

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