• 2004
  • 27:25
  • UK

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She's Alright, My Mum Is

By Kim Normanton & Nigel Acheson

When mothers suffer from mental or physical illnesses, their eldest children often take on responsibilities far beyond their years. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:30
  • Denmark

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Tapeletter From Denmark

By Soren Prehn Jensen

A man misses his sister. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:30
  • USA

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Sister Christy

By Jody Melto

A brother reflects on his turbulent relationship with sister after hearing a phone message. (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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  • 2011
  • 59:00
  • USA

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Best of the Best: The 2011 Third Coast Festival Broadcast, Hour 1

By Katie Mingle

Re:sound's Gwen Macsai hosts this year's national broadcast, showcasing the best radio stories of the year - winners of the 2011 TC / Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition. (more)

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  • 2004
  • 58:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #11: The Chat Room Opera Show

By Various producers

This hour: sex on the Internet, music and memory, and more. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 58:29
  • USA

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Re:sound #81: The Outfront Show

By Various producers

This hour: we celebrate ten years of Outfront, a groundbreaking show on the Canadian Broadcasting Corportation that invited listeners to tell their own stories. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 10:25
  • USA

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This Can Go On Forever

By Shea Shackelford & Virginia Millington

Eighteen years after Carol gave up her son for adoption, she still believed they would meet again. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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A Sweet Martini Memory

By Ed Cohen

A dry martini in the afternoon proved effective in helping a widowed mother navigate the lonely shoals that lay between 4 and 6 p.m. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 23:30
  • USA

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Thembi's AIDS Diary

By Joe Richman

In South Africa more than five million people are living with HIV/AIDS, including a young woman named Thembi Ngubane. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 50:28
  • USA

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As Black As We Wish to Be

By Lu Olkowski

There's a tiny town in the Appalachian foothills of Ohio where, for a century, residents have shared the common bond of identifying as African-American despite the fact that most look white. (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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  • 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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  • 2007
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Chinese Pants

By Ramona Jan & Lucy Jan-Turan

An unscripted talk between a mom and her almost teenaged daughter, inspired by a handmade Mother's Day card listing all the things a mother should never do. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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An Appetite for Affirmation: The Bittersweet of Pleasing Your Parents and Pleasing Your Self

By Lyndi Hollis

Most of us go to college to make our dreams happen, but what do you do when what you want might not be the same as what your parents want? (more)

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  • 2013
  • 59:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #173 The Colors Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: a purple hotel, a family who argues over their skin color, a singing rainbow and more. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 59:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #136 The Twins Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: Identical twins -- separated at birth, separated by belief and joined by matching outfits. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 58:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #86: The Death Show

By Various producers

This hour: a visit to a pauper's graveyard, three very short (but very big) questions, and more. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 0:05
  • USA, UK, AUS

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2013 TC/RHDF Competition Winners

By 2013 Winners

Behold! The 2013 Third Coast / Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition winners - a most stellar batch of radio documentaries from around the world. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:59
  • CANADA

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Love Tastes Like Umami Poutine

By Sara Ananda Badger

A love story about food, a food story about love in three courses: poutine, foie gras, bone marrow. (more)

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