Rob Dozier

~ Writer + Reporter + Producer ~


Hey! I’m Rob, a writer and audio producer based in the


A little bit about me: I’m interested in stories about

culture, music and the internet. I recently received

my master’s in arts and culture reporting from the

Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism at CUNY

with a focus in writing and radio/podcast production.

I was born and raised in Harlem. And I drink my coffee

With extra oat milk (for flavor, and because I’m

extremely lactose intolerant).

My work has appeared in Slate, WNYC, VICE, The Outline 

and more.

Most recently, I was working as the associate producer

on the first season of the new “Juan Ep” podcast, which

was an interview/doc series on the life and career of


If you want to work together, please get in touch!


Twitter • Instagram • LinkedIn

Selected Audio Work:

Juan Ep podcast — Jay Z • Preproduction on Eps 1 -

9, Postproduction on Eps 2, 3, 4, 6 & 8 • 2019

The future of Afrofuturism • Produced for The Outline

World Dispatch • 2018

As a black, gay kid I saw my first role model in… Scary

Movie • Written and voiced for Slate’s “Pre-Woke

Watching” series • 2018

Ron Stallworth is the real “BlacKkKlansman” • Produced

for WNYC’s All of It with Alison Stewart • 2019

Stephen Sondheim, Jessie Austrian, Ben Steinfeld and

Noah Brody in conversation on “Merrily We Roll Along” 

• Produced for WNYC’s All of It with Alison Stewart • 2019

Selected Writing:

The new, kinder king of YouTube • VICE/Motherboard •


If you can’t tear down the bad statues, create a bunch

of good ones • The Outline • 2018

Can ASMR be used to treat anxiety and insomnia? For

many, it already is • Slate • 2018

The beguiling appeal of Iyanla Vanzant’s TV therapy •

The Outline • 2018

Why memes about white people crying to the authorities

are so popular right now • Slate • 2018

 ~ Additional Work ~


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