This hour: two stories from Roman Mars’s Invisible Ink.
Name All the Animals
by Alison Smith and Roman Mars (Invisible Ink, KALW, 2004)
Author Alison Smith reads from her beautiful and unsentimental memoir Name All the Animals. In this excerpt, she takes on her Catholic school class in a public debate that's much more personal than anyone knows.
Note to Sixth-Grade Self
by Julie Orringer and Roman Mars (Invisible Ink, KALW, 2004)
A coming-of-age story set at an age where you never know what’s coming.
This episode of Re:sound was produced by Roman Mars.
Listen to more stories by Roman Mars.
Hauschka, “Long Walk,” The Prepared Piano (Karaoke Kalk, 2005)
Minotaur Shock, “Muesli,” Maritime (4AD, 2005)
Tony Schwartz, “Nancy Grows Up,” How to Record the Sound of Children (Capitol, 1967)
Hauschka, “Firn,” The Prepared Piano (Karaoke Kalk, 2005)
Azure Ray, “Sleep,” Azure Ray (Warm, 2001)
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