• 2012
  • 3:02
  • USA

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Ray, White, and Blue

By Marisa Wong

Over ten years ago, two strangers were drawn together by a neighborhood handball court in Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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The Good, the Bad & the Umami: If your life was a food dish...

By Isaac Bluefoot

A proverbial potluck of the soul is prepared by asking local Arcata artists, "If your life was a food dish what would it be?" (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Barry Chung's Sweet n' Sour Home

By Lena Morris

Once the child of a family living in poverty in Hong Kong, Barry Chung is now a professor at Indiana University. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 3:00
  • Canada

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Control of Swimsuit and Mind

By Kathleen Goldhar

Kathleen Goldhar was asked to go out and try on the latest in swimsuit technology: the LZR Racer, made by Speedo, which is VERY form-fitting, and VERY hard to get into. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:41
  • USA

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Sweet Memory Rooh Afzah

By Madeline Miller

Eva Panjwani was five years old when she emigrated from Pakistan to the United States. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 2:58
  • USA

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The Subtle Tongue of Racism Remains Unbitten in a "Post-Racial" America

By Will Wright

How do Anglos think black people talk -- and how does that feel? (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:01
  • USA

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Bitter Yellow Pills

By Lorraine Boissoneault

Lorraine explores what happens when the body gets an appetite for itself. (more)

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  • 2005
  • 14:31
  • USA

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My Struggle With Obesity

By Czerina Patel & Samr "Rocky" Tayeh

Fifteen-year-old Rocky, a Palestinian American, lives with his parents and siblings in Brooklyn.  Three times the size of his twin sister, Rocky is the target of his siblings’ jokes and insults. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 2:59
  • UK

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Being Green Is Easy

By George Drake Jr.

Envy is difficult to avoid... especially between two friends. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 3:02
  • USA

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A Transgender Childhood

By Tina Antolini

Growing up isn't easy - when you feel as if your mind is one gender, and your body another. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 2:59
  • USA

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All You Need is 4 Walls

By V. Dougherty

What 9 people need to make their houses feel like home. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Bottling Hell: Remembering Mr. Murphree and the Spicy-Sweet Datil Pepper of St. Augustine

By Anna Hamilton

"Bottled hell" is a local term for the blow-your-socks off spicy datil pepper sauce ubiquitous in St. Augustine, FL. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 59:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #97: The In-Between Show

By Various

This hour: people living in the in-betweens. (more)

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  • 14:14
  • USA

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Live? Die? Kill?

By Karen Michel

Soon after 9-11 producer Karen Michel moved from a predominantly Puerto Rican neighborhood in Brooklyn to Pleasant Valley, NY. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:21
  • USA

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Ethiopian Coffee - The Sweet Ritual of Togetherness

By Anne Huang & Audrey Dilling

Guenet Sebsibe shows how she keeps an important Ethiopian cultural tradition alive. (more)

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  • 2009
  • 26:56
  • Canada

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My Life So Far

By Teresa Goff, Lindsay Michael & Neil Sandell

The village of Alert Bay, on Canada’s Pacific coast, is a study in paradox for the teens growing up there. They have a rich aboriginal culture, but live in grinding poverty. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:23
  • IRELAND

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Sweet Smell O' Mine

By Pauline Dunne

The story of how anosmia (lack of a sense of smell) affects my appetite. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 59:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #166 The Fix Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: Storied pasts and double lives.
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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
  • 8:32
  • USA

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Sucked into the Tunnels Beneath Las Vegas

By Adam Burke

There are some 14,000 people living on the streets of Las Vegas, and Nevada ranks second in the nation in homeless population per capita. (more)

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