• 2009
  • 3:30
  • USA

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The Big City

By Sean Hurley

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)

Shortdocs09
  • 2006
  • 58:59
  • USA

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Re:sound #36: The X Meets Y Show

By Various producers

This hour: a seemingly mismatched but (mostly) happy couple, a wife who exacts revenge on her husband via beef broth, and more. (more)

Flightseries_2
  • 2008
  • 59:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #91: The War and Peace Show

By Various

This hour: a radio station dedicates five days of air-time to a live reading of Tolstoy's War and Peace. (more)

Pigeonplaceholder
  • 2008
  • 2:54
  • USA

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Govern the Ganglia

By Ken Cormier

A found poem -- all text from chosen books. (more)

Shortdocs08
  • 2005
  • 5:00
  • France

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India Song

By Marguerite Duras & Georges Peyrou

Originally a text by French writer Marguerite Duras, India Song was next made into an extensive radio program and eventually a film of the same title. (more)

Indiasonguk
  • 2014
  • 56:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #189 The Hearing Show

By Multiple

This hour we listen in on hearing — a complex system of circuitry that is vulnerable to all sorts of interruptions, misfires and breakdowns. (more)

Ky_olsen_httpswww
  • 2003
  • 16:23
  • USA

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The 2003 TCF Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient: Joe Frank

By Joe Frank

The Third Coast Festival Lifetime Achievement Award (now the Audio Luminary Award) is presented annually to an individual who is greatly admired for his or her significant and ongoing contributions to the field of radio. Hats off to the 2003 recipient, Joe Frank. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 3:00
  • USA

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I Didn't Know That (Un Hombre, su Perro, su Caballo, y Cielo)

By Jesse Ricke

Field recordings of a Peruvian Pentecostal church service were used as a base for this piece, with which samples from The Books were incorporated in support of the narration of a spanish folk tale about the nature of heaven and best friends. (more)

Bo_didn_tknow_unhombre_superro__ricke_smaller
  • 2007
  • 2:53
  • USA

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Ayla

By WJ Carlton

Here's a story of newness and wonder and remembering experience before language. (more)

Shortdocs_07
  • 2006
  • 2:30
  • USA

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Canned Love

By Deepthi Welaratna

A fawning profile of Charles Baker and Audrey Malone, the greatest voice talents of our generation. (more)

Shortdocs06
  • 2010
  • 3:01
  • USA

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A Cold Freezin Night - 2

By Katie Mingle

Was it just a dream? I can't remember now. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 2:52
  • USA

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Everyone Forgets the Grey Horizon

By Jack Gobillot

A disgruntled renter writes the landlord. (more)

Sd12_grey_gobillot
  • 2012
  • 10:32
  • USA

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Everybody SCREAM!!

By Jonathan Mitchell

Spin class gets personal. (more)

Thetruth_disco
  • 2013
  • 2:41
  • USA

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Bitter Taste of Murder

By Elisa Schoenberger and Scott Priz

Will the intrepid detective solve the murder most foul at Tragedy Castle? (more)

Sd13_shoenberger
  • 2007
  • 59:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #65: The Podcast Show

By Various producers

This hour: the intriguing world of experimental podcasts. (more)

Flightseries_2
  • 2007
  • 3:01
  • USA

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My Life as a Cup

By Sean Hurley

The triumphs and regrets of a cup. (more)

Shortdocs07_winner
  • 2008
  • 3:15
  • USA

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Baggage

By Sue Mell

On the flight back from her honeymoon, Mary Beth loses her luggage and thinks it's a sign that her marriage might be a mistake. (more)

Baggage_pidgey
  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Sweet Nothings

By Shelby El Otmani

An interview with Lara Moreau, inventor of "ALI." (more)

Sd13_otmani_sweet
  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Sweeter Memories

By Kurt Santana

The story of a young man who has an appetite for adventure and tries to leave home as fast as he can. (more)

Sd13_santana_sweet
  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • IRELAND

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The Problem With Salty Water

By Aoife Allen

An automated teller machine discusses awkward moments, consumer culture and why she needs it to survive. (more)

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