• 2012
  • 2:51
  • Australia

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Sweet Blue Wren

By Anthea Patrick

Sound, art, poetry, the magic of my garden; textures of voice, mine and my neighbours', the Sweet Blue Wren. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 59:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #67: The One-Room Schoolhouse Show

By Various producers

This hour: one room school houses from Maui to Maine, each with a unique culture and character. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 2:04
  • Sweden

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Black Coffee

By Joanne Lam

A personal musing about estrangement and its effects on language, cultural identity, and the meaning of home. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 2:54
  • UK

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Green Convenience Store

By Rosy Rickett

How one convenience store and its singing proprietor can change the atmosphere of a street. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 2:56
  • USA

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Viva La Fiesta!

By Diane Bock

It's time to celebrate Old Spanish Days in Santa Barbara. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 2:48
  • France

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Pink Pong

By Daniel Martin-Borret

Louise tries to teach me singing, and Philip speaks about silence and writing. (more)

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  • 2002
  • 20:05
  • USA

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New Orleans' Hurricane Risk

By Daniel Zwerdling

In September, 2002, three years before Katrina devastated America’s gulf coast, veteran NPR reporter Daniel Zwerdling investigated what would happen to New Orleans if it fell in the path of a Category 5 hurricane. (more)

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  • 2005
  • 26:36
  • USA

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Chicago Hustles

By Ann Heppermann & Kara Oehler

Meet Floyd (not his real name), a self-described "cigarette hustler" and part of Chicago's thriving underground economy, where goods and services -- legal and illegal -- are sold under the radar. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 2:59
  • USA

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Romance at the Red Line Tap

By Tricia Bobeda

Characters come out of the woodwork to take the stage at a weekly open mic at The Red Line Tap in the Rogers Park neighborhood of Chicago. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 2:21
  • Canada

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We Do Know There's a Red Shelf in Their Living Room

By Alison Broverman

How little we know of the people who share our roof. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 2:59
  • USA

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False Teeth, True Love, and Blueberry Pie

By Emily Newton

My neighbor Earl has been a logger all his life; Betty, who lives up the mountain tells me those logging men are known for their sweet tooth, and Earl tells me about his sweetheart. (more)

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  • 2009
  • 3:33
  • USA

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Riding Through the Summer

By Katie Mingle

To celebrate the launch of our new website, the TCF presents the Chicago Sound Drops - short audio works that conjure the city through sound, story, and imagination. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 3:00
  • Australia

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Scaredy Cats (in Grey Scale)

By Michael Savic

While many people find their small feline neighbours endearing, this is the story of a man who finds them frightening. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:56
  • USA

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One Man's Sour is Another Man's Sweet

By Victoria Bedford & Abigail Collins

Maximus Thaler has an interesting relationship with food. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 2:59
  • USA

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The Red Cardigan

By Milos Balac

The legendary Mr. Rogers was everybody's favorite neighbor... except for maybe my friend Sarah. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 2:56
  • USA

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Orange Blossom and the Continuous Cut

By John Lietzau

From Lake Shore Drive to Tokyo... surviving the Continuous Cut. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 2:56
  • Ireland

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Happy in Black and White

By Nancy Previs

This is the story of a triangular-shaped green – bordered by busy commuter roads in Dublin, Ireland – which offers a place of sanctuary to more than just people. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 2:59
  • USA

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Red Van Refuge

By Tennessee Watson

Teri La Roca looks out for the peeps in our hood, especially our neighbors that some disregard and would rather forget. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:59
  • USA

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The Bittersweetness of God's Love (3)

By Eric Winick

Karen Pearl, CEO of God's Love We Deliver, explains the mission of the organization, and Hassan Mazyan Jr., a client, describes its impact on his life. (more)

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  • 2004
  • 16:13
  • USA

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The Few Who Stayed: Defying Genocide in Rwanda

By Michael Montgomery & Stephen Smith

Weaving together archival footage, new interviews and personal recordings, The Few Who Stayed: Defying Genocide in Rwanda presents a unique look at the Rwandan genocide of 1994. (more)

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