About Louisa Jonas
JONAS, LOUISA is an independent public radio and podcast producer based in Baltimore, Md.
Her recent work includes documentaries about spawning horseshoe crabs and migratory
shorebirds aired on NPR's Weekend All Things Considered. Louisa previously worked as the
podcast producer at WYPR in Baltimore. There she created and produced two documentary
podcast series: Natural Maryland and Ascending. The Nature Conservancy selected her
documentaries for their podcast Nature Stories. Louisa is editor of the book Backyard Carolina:
Two Decades of Public Radio Commentary. She holds an M.F.A. in Creative Writing from
University of North Carolina, Wilmington. She has worked as an environmental educator/canoe
instructor but has yet to convince a great blue heron to squawk for her microphone… she
remains undeterred. Louisa finds herself often doing the Lindyhop, West coast swing, Israeli
dance, African dance etc. She's not encountered a dance she's not willing to try. Contact:
- Location: AL
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Content on this site written by Louisa Jonas (includes contributory writing):
- Oakland School of the Arts
- Oakland School of the Arts is a tuition-free public school that offers students access to a rigorous arts education for grades 6-12. It is located behind the historic Fox Theater ...