Amy Ta

Amy Ta

Digital News & Culture Editor

KCRW Staff/Producer

Amy Ta has worked in public media since 2010, having produced NPR's Tell Me More with Michel Martin, Weekend Edition and NPR Music. She also produced the independent podcast Tiny Spark: Investigating the Business of Doing Good. She came to KCRW in 2016 as a producer for Press Play with Madeleine Brand. In 2019, she joined the digital staff to produce web features and capture photos for Press Play, Greater LA, Design & Architecture, Good Food, and The Business. 

Amy Ta on KCRW

LA Rabbi Steve Leder says there’s a lot of catastrophic (and thus unproductive) thinking among his congregants.

Rabbi’s wisdom on coronavirus coping

LA Rabbi Steve Leder says there’s a lot of catastrophic (and thus unproductive) thinking among his congregants.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Dr. Michael Wilkes of UC Davis talks about a big problem hospitals are facing: Should medical residents be involved in the fight against COVID-19?

Medical residents are doctors-in-training. Should they treat coronavirus patients?

Dr. Michael Wilkes of UC Davis talks about a big problem hospitals are facing: Should medical residents be involved in the fight against COVID-19?

from KCRW Features

With many people staying at home due to coronavirus, our apartments and houses have become work spaces, classrooms, gyms.

Mental health at home

With many people staying at home due to coronavirus, our apartments and houses have become work spaces, classrooms, gyms.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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Humans are social animals, and social distancing is hard. This weekend, countless Angelenos headed for hiking trails and beaches.

from Greater LA

Several clinics in Santa Barbara have begun testing patients for COVID-19 from their cars, but only certain people qualify.

from KCRW Features

If you’re suddenly out of work due to a suspended production, closed office, or canceled Hollywood event, KCRW’s The Business would like to hear from you.

from The Business

The worldwide coronavirus pandemic has fouled spring break trips, long-planned vacations and overseas travel.

from KCRW Features

People across the country are stocking up on essential supplies to get through the next few weeks as cities shut down due to the COVID-19 outbreak.

from KCRW Features

As the first big wave of COVID-19 infections hit San Francisco and LA, some city dwellers want to ride out the pandemic in more rural environments.

from KCRW Features

Due to COVID-19, LA County’s criminal and civil trials are suspended, while entire courthouses are shut down.

from Greater LA

The White House has unveiled a $1 trillion stimulus package in response to COVID-19.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

The coronavirus pandemic, constitutional rights, and President Trump’s lawsuits

from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers