Eyes ... 20 original tracks with
diverse musical threads - folk, anthems, laments, protests and
children songs. Music that inspires justice, kindles reflection, and invites all to sing.
Bob Carty is an Ottawa-based documentary radio producer for The Sunday Edition and The Current
on CBC Radio One.
Prior to entering journalism Bob spent a decade working on human rights
and international development in Latin America.
In 1981 he joined CBC Radio as a producer (later foreign editor and
senior producer) for Sunday Morning. In
the late 1980s, Bob and his family spent five years
in Central America. His wife, Frances Arbour,
worked with internally displaced people in Guatemala and
Guatemalan refugees in Mexico while Bob covered
military conflicts, human rights, development and
ecological issues throughout Latin America for the
CBC, The Globe & Mail
and National Public Radio. Returning to Canada
in 1993, Bob resumed work for the CBC on
Bob’s work has won numerous awards including a Peabody and a
Gabriel, several New York International Radio Festival Awards,
and multiple investigative journalism prizes.
You can hear some of his documentaries here.
Bob is active in freedom
of expression issues as a member of Canadian Journalists
for Free Expression (CJFE), and as a founder of the International Freedom of
Expression eXchange (IFEX).