Julia Scott

writer and radio producer

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Writer and radio producer in San Francisco

Julia Scott on KCRW

Host Madeleine Brand looks at news, culture and emerging trends through the lens of Los Angeles.

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Host Madeleine Brand looks at news, culture and emerging trends through the lens of Los Angeles.

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