Creator and Host, "Whose Century Is It?" Podcast
Mary Kay Magistad is creator and host of the “Whose Century Is It?” podcast, a Webby Award honoree about ideas, trends, and twists shaping the 21st century. She also teaches international reporting to undergraduates at University of California, Berkeley. A former award-winning East Asia correspondent, Magistad was based in Beijing and traveled throughout China and the greater Asian region and beyond, reporting for PRI/BBC’s “The World” on the global impact of China’s rise. Previously, she was based in Bangkok, Hong Kong, and Beijing for NPR. Magistad has been a fellow at the Institute for the Future and a Nieman Fellow and Radcliffe Fellow at Harvard University.