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PrepTalks: “The Big One” Podcast Team “Storytelling to Promote Action”

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Symposium date: April 23, 2019

In their PrepTalk, The Big One podcast team shares why they developed “The Big One: Your Survival Guide” and how storytelling can help compel people to take action and prepare for disasters.  

The Big One podcast team works at Southern California Public Radio. The team consists of host Jacob Margolis, producers Arwen Champion Nicks and Misha Euceph, and editor Megan Garvey. The Big One: Your Survival Guide is a nine-episode series released in early 2019, and by April 2019, it had been downloaded more than one million times.

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Last updated May 6, 2021