Author: John Rudolph

Bio: John Rudolph, Executive Producer, is a journalist with more than 40 years experience as a public radio program host and producer of documentaries, podcasts and news reports. John produced the award-winning documentary Feet in Two Worlds: Immigrants in a Global City, which was the debut for the Feet in 2 Worlds project.


“And the Ippies Awards go to … Feet in 2 Worlds”

Posted on: 13 Apr 2012

Feet in 2 Worlds took home four Ippies Awards on Thursday night. Five Fi2W journalists received awards for stories broadcast and published in 2011.

Forum Takes Critical Look at Immigrant Detentions

Posted on: 02 Mar 2012

Record numbers of immigrants are being detained and deported under President Obama’s get-tough immigration enforcement policy. Listen to a podcast of journalists and activists discussing disturbing abuses in the detention system.

Podcast: Year of the Dragon Special – The Best Regional Chinese Restaurants in Flushing

Posted on: 25 Jan 2012

We bring you on a culinary tour of China—all around the 7 train stop in Flushing Queens. Plus, you’ll hear about the reinvention of Dim Sum in Manhattan’s Chinatown, and special Chinese New Year dishes.

Food in 2 Worlds Podcast – The Many Flavors of South Asia, All Within Walking Distance

Posted on: 04 Nov 2011

In this Food in Two Worlds podcast you’ll hear how Jackson Heights’ restaurants and food shops tell the stories of South Asian immigrants in New York.

Podcast: The L.A. Philharmonic’s Charismatic Conductor Gustavo Dudamel

Posted on: 31 Aug 2011

Young Venezuelan conductor Gustavo Dudamel is inspiring young musicians in Los Angeles. Reporter Pilar Marrero produced a story about him for our radio partner Studio 360.

Podcast: Immigrant Dance Summer Special

Posted on: 17 Aug 2011

From Tango in New York to Belly Dancing in Detroit, this episode of the Fi2W podcast brings you our radio stories about dance in immigrant communities.

Special Report: A New Push to Build a Mosque Near Ground Zero

Posted on: 01 Aug 2011

Immigrant Muslims and leaders of the Nation of Islam are banding together in a fundraising campaign to build a mosque near the World Trade Center site capable of accommodating 2000 worshipers. Exclusive coverage from Fi2W and WNYC.

New Hampshire Public Radio Features Fi2W Podcast

Posted on: 14 Jul 2011

The Fi2W podcast was the top story Wednesday on New Hampshire Public Radio’s Word of Mouth program.

Justice Souter Calls on Immigrants to Set Example for Americans Who are Ignorant of the Constitution

Posted on: 04 Jul 2011

Retired Supreme Court Justice David Souter called on immigrants who studied the U.S. Constitution for their citizenship exam for to set an example for native-born Americans who are ignorant of the Constitution and the values it represents.

Fi2W Podcast – Bin Laden’s Killing Poses Unique Challenges for Pakistani Immigrants in the U.S.

Posted on: 10 May 2011

The new Fi2W podcast makes its debut with an examination of the hopes and fears of Pakistani immigrants following the death of Osama bin Laden and rising tensions between the U.S. and Pakistan.