• 2010
  • 3:09
  • USA

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A Cold Freezin Night (Inverse Winter)

By Sarah Bromer

In Tucson, Arizona, summer is like winter in Canada. (more)

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  • 2002
  • 17:52
  • USA

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Postcards From a Fanatic Reactionary Pedestrian

By Abner Serd

What is a fanatic reactionary pedestrian? How does one get to be this way? (more)

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  • 2008
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Stork-Bird Brain

By Carolyn Hoerdemann

A journey through the mind of heartache on an island that is really a peninsula. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 59:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #102: The Animals Show

By Various

This hour: foxes, rabbits, snakes, whales, birds, lambs, and dogs. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 58:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #92: The Water Show

By Various

This hour: a disappearing lake, a luxury liner on the Adriatic Sea, and more. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:56
  • USA

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The Last Morning was a Sweet One

By Alix Blair

A short story in sounds of our food's start to finish, from morning to night (though not necessarily in the same day!) (more)

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  • 2001
  • 29:33
  • USA

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Rip, Rift, and Panic

By Susan Stone

Rip, Rift, and Panic weaves together stories, archival tape, and sound to create a portrait of the emotional and logistical aspects of living along an earthquake fault line. (more)

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  • 2001
  • 25:06
  • USA

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Tornado Prom

By Susan Burton

Susan Burton reports on Prom Night 2001 in Hoisington, Kansas, a town of about 3,000. While the seniors danced, a tornado hit the town, destroying about a third of it. (more)

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  • 2001
  • 14:49
  • Australia

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Jarman's Garden

By Sherre DeLys

Throughout the long illness at the end of his life, fllmmaker Derek Jarman put an extraordinary amount of passion and physical labor into his uniqe and rugged garden. (more)

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  • 2005
  • 7:10
  • Germany

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Snow on Plum Blossom

By Barbara Entrup & Malte Jaspersen

Japanese springtime: the motif of countless haikus and soulful pop songs, spectacular kabuki and elegant Noh plays, short stories, and novels. In Japan, spring begins in winter -- with a lot of noise. (more)

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  • 2004
  • 4:58
  • UK

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A Sense of Place

By Tony Hill

Filmmaker Tony Hill takes his blind friend to a mystery location, where she discovers her whereabouts solely through her sense of touch. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:59
  • USA

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Sweet Discoveries: One Man's Life as a Dumpster Diver

By Elizabeth Delaquess

Elizabeth goes on a walk with Andy, her former housemate, and asks him about living off of food from dumpsters. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 78:21
  • USA

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The Story as Walkabout

By Krissy Clark & Pejk Malinovski

Smartphones and other gadgets have detached our listening experiences from the radio, and are making another kind of attachment possible - to where the stories actually take place. (more)

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  • 2011
  • 52:35
  • Australia

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Children of Sodom and Gomorrah

By Sharon Davis & Jens Jarisch

Sodom and Gomorrah is a hellish place in Accra, Ghana, where children eke out a living on a scrap heap of discarded computers that the West no longer needs. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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One Man's Sour, Another Man's Sweet

By Kerry Klein

Kerry Klein brings reclaimed food to a potluck - and doesn’t tell anyone. (more)

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  • 2009
  • 6:14
  • USA

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Cooler by the Lake

By Rick Moody & Laura Vitale

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
  • 3:02
  • USA

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Anthony and the Green Goats

By Jenny Ament

Anthony explains the economics of the Goat Farm. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:58
  • USA

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The Farm-Fresh Egg: A Sweet Return

By Casey Kuhn

The locavore movement is sweeping the nation - and cookbook author Jennifer Thompson and a farmers market vendor explain why fresh eggs are the best eggs. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 16:48
  • USA

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From Sagebrush to Steppe

By Hal Cannon & Taki Telonidis

Two years ago a group of Mongolian herdsmen and musicians traveled to Elko, Nevada, to participate in the National Cowboy Poetry Gathering. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:51
  • USA

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The Bitter Story of the Saddest City in the World

By Paul Zenke & Adam Malecek

The forgotten story of the Great Peshtigo Fire of 1871 told in three courses: the calm before the storm, the firestorm's appetite, and the recovery. (more)

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