• 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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The Sweet Bitter End

By Peter Frick-Wright

Raima Fernald's two sons were born with a debilitating neurological disease - one found a way out. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 22:58
  • USA

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Willie McGee and the Traveling Electric Chair

By Joe Richman & Samara Freemark

On the night of May 7th, 1951, a thousand people gathered in Laurel, Mississippi, to witness the execution of Willie McGee, a black man convicted of raping a white woman. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 2:59
  • Netherlands

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Oh, Where Have You Been, My Blue-Eyed Son?

By Belinda Lopez

Liza introduces her new love, Jonah. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 58:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #79: The What Remains Show

By Various producers

This hour: a man transformed by illness, a house full of paintings left behind by an old friend, and a surprisingly complex story of old people in love. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 35:58
  • Australia

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Keep Them Guessing

By Jesse Cox, Russell Stapleton & Claudia Taranto

As a young boy, producer Jesse Cox discovered a set of old cassette tapes which turned out to be a hugely popular BBC radio show featuring his grandparents. (more)

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  • 2004
  • 6:09
  • USA

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Dia's Diary: My Mother

By outLoud Radio

Dia Fallana is a young transgender woman living in a depressed area of Oakland, California. In this radio essay, she explains how her mother's anti-gay attitude kept her in the closet -- until she was forced to tell the truth. (more)

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  • 2009
  • 46:55
  • Australia

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Battle Flagging Father

By Hamish Sewell

Earlier this year, Brisbane-based writer and documentarian Hamish Sewell traveled to Alabama to meet his estranged father for the first time in nearly 30 years. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Scared

By John Biewen

A guy muses on the fears associated with a loved one's body. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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The Bitter Taste of Reality

By Manda Lillie

Matthew is like every normal teenager with a hunger for independence, but he faces a few unique challenges. (more)

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  • 1989
  • 26:15
  • USA

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Alone Like a Stone in the New World (aka All These Things)

By Margy Rochlin & Jay Allison

Writer Margy Rochlin wonders why her family is selling her grandmother's house in Arizona. (more)

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  • 2000
  • 16:40
  • USA

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Healing the Wound of Wounded Knee

By Hal Cannon & Taki Telonidis

Leonard Little Finger is the great-great grandson of Chief Big Foot, whose band of Lakota Sioux Indians were killed at Wounded Knee, South Dakota, in 1890. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:52
  • USA

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My Mom, the Sweet Tomato

By Morgan Dusatko

The one thing I still need from my mom. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Sour Stomach: Where's the Bathroom?

By Kristofor Husted

IBS is gross, funny and crappy (pun intended) to live with and it tries to dictate my life. (more)

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  • 2009
  • 33:57
  • Canada

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Forbidden Love: Genetic Sexual Attraction

By Aziza Sindhu & Aaron Brindle

Ontario is the most recent province in Canada to open up adoption files in order to help birth families and adoptees find one another. But there is a disconcerting, though rare, consequence of adoptive reunions. (more)

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  • 2005
  • 59:01
  • USA

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Re:sound #19: The Sweet Sound Show

By Various producers

This week: 14 brothers and sisters search for their estranged father, and a profile of one of the most avid sound recordists of all time. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:57
  • USA

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Umami (or Oooh-Mommy); The Mother of All Appetites

By Sukey Lewis

We all start out with one appetite, the appetite for our mother's breastmilk. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 0:35
  • UK, USA, AUS

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2012 TC/RDHF Competition Winners

By 2012 Winners

We have Gold! We have Silver! And Bronze! And Honorable Mentions, Directors' Choice, Best News Feature and Best New Artist!  (more)

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  • 2007
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Instant Coffee

By Dennis Conrow

A son remembers a woman who loved instant coffee and who may or may not have enjoyed being a housewife. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 2:56
  • USA

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All You Need is a Wall (Memo)

By Alix Blair

Nothing makes sense when these things happen. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Black and White and Read All Over

By Julie Shapiro

Cub reporter Leila is keeping a keen eye on Drake Avenue, especially one particular family. (more)

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