• 2009
  • 26:56
  • Canada

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My Life So Far

By Teresa Goff, Lindsay Michael & Neil Sandell

The village of Alert Bay, on Canada’s Pacific coast, is a study in paradox for the teens growing up there. They have a rich aboriginal culture, but live in grinding poverty. (more)

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  • 2005
  • 14:58
  • Canada

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A Map of the Sea

By Chris Brookes

For centuries, Newfoundland fisheries were hailed as the greatest in the world.  Then, in 1992, their main export, the codfish, disappeared. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 2:55
  • Canada

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Chain of Missing Links - 34

By Neil Sandell

A contagion of phone messages add up to an empty office. (more)

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  • 2002
  • 29:38
  • Canada

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The Best of Ideas: Petula Clark

By Glenn Gould

Many people know of pianist Glenn Gould's unique and somewhat maverick contributions to the classical music world. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 2:59
  • Canada

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Chain of Missing Links - 22

By Jessica Grosman

A series of archived Craigslist Missed Connections email messages are recorded and re-recorded and with each sent message the message deteriorates. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 5:14
  • CANADA

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D Minor: The Ice Queen

By Paolo Pietropaolo & Denise Ball

If D minor were a person, who would she be? (more)

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  • 2007
  • 92:25
  • USA / Canada

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Secrets, Whispers, and Lies: Crafting a Personal Documentary

By Neil Sandell

Everyone’s telling their story these days –- in blogs, podcasts, on YouTube. But what makes one story a yawn or self-indulgent and another one compelling? How do you tell a personal story as a radio documentary? (more)

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  • 2015
  • 58:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #202 The To Heal A Sick Nation Show

By Multiple

This hour a revealing snapshot of Martin Luther King, Jr. as he struggled to stay the course he'd set out for himself and the nation. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 14:08
  • Canada

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Who Is Vern Nash?

By Thelon Oeming & Steve Wadhams

The day Thelon Oeming moved into an apartment in a working class area of Toronto, he saw a hunched-back man shouting to himself in the middle of the street. (more)

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  • 2002
  • 14:31
  • Canada

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A Voice of Warning

By Trisha Wilson & Anne Penman

A heroin overdose left Jade Bell blind, mute and unable to care for himself. Now Bell tours high schools in British Columbia, where his computerized “voice” speaks a loud warning to thousands of students. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:02
  • CANADA

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The Sweet Pursuit

By Alex Kress

It's only human to crave more than the bare essentials in life, but for these vinyl collectors the hunt has become pure addiction. (more)

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  • 2005
  • 52:59
  • Canada

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The Wire, Episode 5: The Sound Around

By Chris Brookes, Jowi Taylor & Paolo Pietropaolo

Somewhere between a documentary, a remix, and a music show, the eight-part series The Wire: The Impact of Electricity on Music, reflects on changes in both the composition and consumption of music over the past century. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 3:00
  • Canada

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All You Need is a Wall (in Plato's Cave)

By Sarah Boothroyd

A riff on Plato’s Allegory of the Cave, in which humans are presented as prisoners who spend their entire lives staring at a cave wall, mistaking the shadows they see there for the totality of existence. (more)

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  • 2014
  • 46:07
  • CA

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Arthur's Story

By Suzanne Ahearne & Steve Wadhams

After twelve years of rough living in Vancouver, Arthur is moving into an apartment in a new supportive housing project. But moving inside from a life outside isn't as easy as you might think. (more)

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  • 2004
  • 22:18
  • Canada

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In So Many Words

By Teresa Goff

Stephen Goff's life changed dramatically after a stroke left him with aphasia. Previously an outspoken father and salesman, the condition reduced his vocabulary to just a few words.  (more)

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  • 2006
  • 13:05
  • Canada

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Between Friends

By Jody Porter & Neil Sandell

Between Friends is the story of one woman’s coming to terms with being sexually victimized by her father. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 3:05
  • Canada

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All You Need is a Wall - 14

By Linda Besner

Dr. Geoffrey Rheaume conducts a tour of the 1860s patient-built wall outside Toronto's Centre for Addiction and Mental Health. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 2:59
  • Canada

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All You Need is a Wall - 16

By Frances Willick

In 2004, a group of Pride Day revellers gathered for a party on Creighton Street in Halifax, Nova Scotia and were treated to a riveting display of hermaphroditic slug sex. (more)

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  • 2011
  • 23:23
  • Canada

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The Small Person Acquisition Project

By Kristin Nelson

This is a story about two men and a little baby... well, a big baby actually. (more)

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  • 2005
  • 22:30
  • Canada

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Weighing the Balance

By Kellie Hudson, Dick Miller & Mike Bryan

Weighing the Balance evolved from a simple question: What happened to six men who were named and shamed in a very public news conference staged by the Toronto Police? (more)

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