Nancy Updike

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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[1] and has been published in The New York Times Magazine, LA Weekly, The Boston Globe, and

This American Life work[edit]

Updike won a Peabody Award in 1996 for her work as a producer on This American Life.[2] 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).[3]


  1. ^ " – Gaza's Dangers Complicate Businessman's Struggle". Gaza's Dangers Complicate Businessman's Struggle. Retrieved 6 December 2012.
  2. ^ "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.
  3. ^ "Staff | This American Life". WBEZ Chicago. Retrieved 6 December 2012.

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