Manoush Zomorodi

Host and Managing Editor, "Note to Self," WNYC

Manoush Zomorodi is host and managing editor of the weekly podcast “Note to Self” from WNYC Studios. Through experiments and conversations with listeners and experts, she searches for answers to life’s digital quandaries. Zomorodi previously reported and produced around the world for BBC News and Reuters, was a conference host and instructor for Mediabistro, and was a media consultant for Human Rights Watch. She is the author of the forthcoming book, Bored and Brilliant: Rediscovering the Lost Art of Spacing Out, and has won numerous awards, including four from the New York Press Club. In 2014, the Alliance for Women in Media named her an Outstanding Host.

Videos/Audio of Manoush Zomorodi

While the act of spacing out has long been attributed to fueling creativity, many of us are downright uncomfortable... See more
An interactive evening of presentations, small group discussions, performances, and opportunities to engage with other... See more
We love the convenience of living online. But we want more control over where our personal information goes and who can... See more
If you’re in journalism, the content business, or are associated with a nonprofit or dot-org, “How’s your podcast going... See more
Today, throughout urban, rural, and tribal regions of the nation, underage girls are being trafficked and sold for sex... See more