Karen Fritsche Producer, AirTalk
Karen Fritsche is a producer for AirTalk with Larry Mantle.
Previously, Fritsche was a freelance producer for many of KPCCâ€™s shows, as well as APMâ€™s national program Weekend America.
radio reporting has been featured on public radio stations coast-to-coast.
has also written print pieces for LA Weekly, Pasadena Weekly and the Los Angeles Downtown News
started out in radio at KPFK.
first interview for the show Uprising!
The subject of that interview died on the phone with her
, which led to the 28-minute radio documentary called â€œThe Day Fannie Brown Died.â€
Fritsche is a native of Los Angeles and has a Bachelor of Arts degree from Occidental College, where she graduated cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa
When sheâ€™s not making radio, Fritsche
time cooking, writing, taking pictures and wanderlusting.
lives with her
longtime partner Allen Mezquida, their beautiful son Nathanael, and a cat sheâ€™d like to trade in for a dog.
All trades final.
Stories by Karen Fritsche
Please help identify Karens typewriter bird
John Rabe and Karen Fritsche
| Off-Ramp | September 13th, 2013, 12:49pm
Katrina Schwartz and Karen Fritsche
| November 22nd, 2010, 5:00am