She begins her reading with the selection, "Some Joint."
Melanie Sevcenko is a journalist, poet, and producer for Berlin Stories heard on NPR Berlin. Working in both print and radio, she has reported for Al Jazeera, Deutsche Welle, Global Post, Monocle, Toronto Star, USA Today, and CBC, amongst others.
Her poetry and short fiction have been published by various literary journals, including newleaf, The Fourth River, Sojourn, BlazeVOX, and Nexus.
Originally from Toronto (via Texas), she’s lived in Berlin since 2007.
The project was created by the novelist Anna Winger in 2009, and since then, more than 100 Originals have been broadcast on NPR Berlin and NPR Worldwide. Berlin Stories are produced in Germany by Anna Winger, Melanie Sevcenko, and Victoria Gosling. For updates, Like Berlin Stories on Facebook or follow the show on Twitter @BerlinStoriesFM.