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The Assignment Bureau Podcast

Storytelling Podcasts

Stories about people facing challenges by doing creative assignments

Stories about people facing challenges by doing creative assignments

Location:

United States

Description:

Stories about people facing challenges by doing creative assignments

Language:

English


Episodes

The creative assignments behind Devi Lockwood’s book 1,001 Voices on Climate Change

10/3/2021
Journalist Devi Lockwood's book 1,001 Voices on Climate Change opens with a description of the runway at Funafuti airport in Tuvalu, a country four times smaller in area than Disney World. She describes how with salt water encroaching on the land residents rely on their ingenuity to deal with the lack of fresh water. Photo credit: "ATR Approaching" by mikecogh is licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0 In her early twenties, Devi Lockwood donned a cardboard sign that read "Tell me a story about climate...

Duration:00:28:50

BINGO xox

8/17/2017
Is it possible to cure a broken heart by inventing a game? In this episode, at a place called the Museum of Broken Relationships in Los Angeles, the host of the show meets a young actress named Faith D'Amato, who is trying to recover from a recent breakup with the person she'd thought might have been "the one". As a result of the encounter, an unusual game is born. If you want to play the game yourself, you can download your own board to fill out here...

Duration:00:58:57

Trailer

8/12/2017
A taste of The Assignment Bureau Podcast, which follows people who are facing challenges by doing creative assignments. Premiers in August 2017.

Duration:00:02:39