General Audio Production Resources

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The following books and Web sites contain in-depth information about sound design, audio production, and creating radio stories and podcasts.

American Radio Works

Alten, S. (2002). Audio in Media. Belmont, CA: Wadsworth/Thomson Learning.

Maffin, T. (2005). From Idea to Air. Port Moody, British Columbia: Tod Maffin, Inc. Sonnenschein, D. (2001). Sound Design (pp. 151–156). Saline, MI: McNaughton & Gunn, Inc.


Third Coast International Audio Festival A Showcase and Workshop for New Public Radio

Visual Edge. (2003). Sound in the Story.