Tennessee Watson

Investigative Reporter

Tennessee Watson is an award-winning artist, independent journalist and educator. She uses sound, story and popular education to draw solutions from lived experience. You can hear her on The Heart, America Abroad Media, LatinoUSA and Reveal. She co-produces Wage/Working with Laura Hadden, an interactive oral history project about how we value work. She’s taught documentary arts and facilitated community media projects at The Center for Documentary Studies at Duke, The Latin American Youth Center in DC and The Educational Video Center in NYC. She has an MFA in Integrated Media Arts from CUNY Hunter College. Tennessee Watson is transient, but calls Vermont home.