Nancy Updike is an American public radio producer and writer. Her work has been featured on radio programs including This American Life and All Things Considered and has been published in The New York Times Magazine, LA Weekly, The Boston Globe, and Salon.com.
This American Life work
Updike won a Peabody Award in 1996 for her work as a producer on This American Life. She won the Edward R. Murrow Award for news documentary (2005), and the Scripps-Howard National Journalism Award (2004) for her hour-long documentary about private contractors in Iraq: "I'm From the Private Sector and I'm Here to Help" (This American Life episode 266).
- "NPR.org – Gaza's Dangers Complicate Businessman's Struggle". Gaza's Dangers Complicate Businessman's Struggle. NPR.org. Retrieved 6 December 2012.
- "The Peabody Awards | An International Competition for Electronic Media, honoring achievement in Television, Radio, Cable and the Web – Administered by University of Georgia's Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication". WINNERS - 1990'S. The Peabody Awards. Archived from the original on 31 October 2011. Retrieved 6 December 2012.
- "Staff | This American Life". WBEZ Chicago. Retrieved 6 December 2012.