Arts Partnership Success Story
Specific Opportunity Stipend Grant Recipient
THIS Is Ithaca is a podcast, created by Marietta Synodis and Florenz Gilly, that celebrates and explores the culture of Ithaca through interviews and personal accounts of the people that make this city what it is.
“Each episode is an audio portrait of a member or members of this community,” Marietta Synodis says in an interview about THIS Is Ithaca and the process of starting it. Currently, there are 6 episodes in the podcast, each one focusing on different peoples, from bus drivers to dry cleaners to their most recent episode showcasing Ithaca's mayor. (P.S. FYI: the 7th episode will be released on Dec. 8.)
“In 2019, we interviewed over 30 people,” Marietta remembers. “Each episode is 10-15 minutes of just the person speaking... Read more