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Millennial is a podcast about what people never teach you – how to maneuver your 20s.

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Photo: Megan Tan  

Photo: Megan Tan  

Time capsules come in many forms.
When you stumble upon one, you never know what part of your former self you’ll remember.

ALL EPISODES

|SEASON 1|

Millennial began as a serialized podcast documenting post-graduation life. 
It's best to start at the beginning.

#1 Welcome to Millennial

#1 Welcome to Millennial

#4 Nothing to Lose

#4 Nothing to Lose

#7 What's Your Worth 

#7 What's Your Worth 

#10 Best of Both Worlds

#2 Living On "The Line" 

#2 Living On "The Line" 

#5 Men, Moms & Money

#5 Men, Moms & Money

#8 Let the Games Begin

#8 Let the Games Begin

Making Millennial: An Out-Of-Body Experience

#3 Brunchies

#3 Brunchies

#6 The NYC Fairy Tale

#6 The NYC Fairy Tale

#9 Becoming More of a Somebody

#9 Becoming More of a Somebody


|SEASON 2|

This season we're doing something different. 
I’m going to track down stories of other people who are going through their 20s, 
bring them back and share them with you.  

#11 Facebook, Mexico & Peter Pan

#14 I Never Talk About Politics

#17 Fake It Till You Make It

#20 The Haves and Have-Mores

#23 Systems Check

#23 Systems Check

#26 Werner

#26 Werner

#12 When Would We Get Married? 

#15 Good Cop, Bad Cop

#18 Nothin' But Net

#21 Moving Out

#24 Will Work For Free

#24 Will Work For Free

#13 Long Distance Love Story

#16 Double Life

#19 Message in a Bottle

#22 Screw It, I'm Going Outside

#25 Must Love Podcasts

#25 Must Love Podcasts

THE MILLENNIAL FAMILY 

 

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MEGAN TAN 

Host and Producer

Megan is a radio producer based in her closet in Portland, Maine. Before graduating from Western Kentucky University with a degree in photojournalism in 2014 she worked alongside WNYC’s Radiolab, The Minneapolis Star Tribune, Timber & Frame Media, and The Chautauquan Daily. Her film and photographic work has been recognized by College Photographer of the Year, National Press Photographers Association, and The William Randolph Hearst Competition. As a radio host and producer she has been recognized by BuzzFeed, The Huffington Post, The AV Club, Medium, The Guardian, Refinery 29, The Timbre, and The Public Radio Exchange.

BEN SEVERANCE

Executive Producer

Ben is the founder of the production company Timber & Frame. He has worked with organizations in diverse and challenging locations including Bosnia, the Mexican/US border and the Ecuadorian Amazon. He studied at the nationally renowned photojournalism program at Western Kentucky University and his work has been recognized by the regional EMMYs, National Press Photographers Association and the William Randolph Hearst competition, known as the Pulitzers of college journalism.

 
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DEVON TAYLOR

Editor

Devon Taylor is a freelance writer and editor living in New York City. Before joining the team at Millennial, she was the editor in chief of The Timbre, an online magazine devoted to podcast reviews and curation. Her work has been featured in The Atlantic, CutBank, and The Tottenville Review, among other publications. She holds a law degree from Rutgers University and a Master of Fine Arts in creative nonfiction from the University of Memphis, where she served as senior nonfiction editor of The Pinch. Some people say she takes too many pictures of her dog, but she thinks she takes just enough.

 

THE EXTENDED FAMILY  

SARA BROOKE CURTIS

Sara Brooke Curtis is an award winning independent radio producer and storyteller currently based in Vermont. Her work has been featured on KCRW’s UnFictional, ABC’s Earshot, State of the Re:Union, ARRVLS, The Splendid Table, Third Coast International Audio Festival’s podcast Re:sound, and others. She was a 2015 11th Hour Food and Farming Journalism Fellow at UC Berkeley’s Graduate School of Journalism and recently won a Gracie Award for her radio story Ask Me. She loves deep listening, storytelling, and sound collecting.

ALEX KAPELMAN

Alex Kapelman is a podcast producer and consultant based in New York City. He has produced content for and with some of the biggest and most respected public radio and podcasting organizations in the country, including WNYCKCRW, and Gimlet Media. His audio work has been featured in New York MagazineBuzzFeedEntertainment Weekly, and USA Today, and he has been featured as an industry thought leader by WIREDMashable, and Apple.  Alex co-founded and co-produces Pitch, a critically acclaimed narrative podcast series that has been lauded by NPRSlateFlavorwireLos Angeles Magazine, and more. 

DILLON WARD

Dillon Ward is a filmmaker from Murray, KY. Thanks to his parents, he was raised on old MGM musicals, Hitchcock, Columbo and Abbott and Costello. During the summer of 2012, he was a Development Assistant at Scott Rudin Productions. He has worked on the movies RED and 21 Jump Street, and his work has been recognized by the Emmys, Slamdance, IFP, PBS, National Geographic, Screencraft and the Nashville Film Festival.

MATISSE MILLER

Matisse Miller is a digital strategist and has worked some of the world’s most iconic brands including Best BuyCostcoWeight Watchers, and Nike.  Before starting her career, Matisse earned her bachelor’s degree in marketing with a concentration in economics from Eller College of Management at the University of Arizona. Today, she works at Edelman Digital in Seattle and spends her free time outside in the Cascades and Olympic Peninsula.

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Do you have a story about the uncomfortable parts of becoming an adult?
Tell me about it and it could be featured on Millennial. 


Important Questions to Answer in the Pitch: 

1) Who are the people involved in the story? 
2) What are the events/turning points? 
3) What's at stake? 
4) What question(s) is this story seeking to answer? 
5) What is the universal theme/topic? 
6) What is the tone? 
7) What tape has been collected or will be collected? 
8) How does it illustrate change? 
9) Why is this a Millennial story? 
10) How would the host Megan relate to the story? 


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