Vancouver Housing Stories: a podcast miniseries about renting

Fri, Sep 13, 2019

Join us for Vancouver Housing Stories: a podcast miniseries about renting in Vancouver


Free tickets -- please let us know you're coming:


The reception will feature excerpts from the works, discussion, and food! 

Vancouver Housing Stories is a podcasting mentorship that produced stories touching on housing experiences and policies. Funded by BC Arts Council and VIVO Media Arts, a small team learned audio skills and explored this urgent regional issue: housing.

Information and oral history support comes from Vancouver Tenants Union.

Artists producing the podcast include Maddi Delplain, Jamie-Leigh Gonzales, Helena Krobath, Susan Lu, Tiffany Muñoz, Melissa Roach, Victoria Spooner, and Yijia Zhang.

Mentors included Helena Krobath, a place-based sound artist and VTU volunteer; housing and anti-poverty organizer Kell Gerlings; Alex de Boer (current affairs coordinator) and Madeline Taylor (program manager) of CiTR Radio 101.9 FM; Alexander Kim from Crackdown and Cited podcasts; Kim Villagante aka hiphop artist Kimmortal; and audio engineer, Pietro Sammarco