• 2012
  • 7:30
  • USA

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Out of the Blocks

By Aaron Henkin & Wendel Patrick

What does an entire city block sound like? (more)

Henkinwendel
  • 2014
  • 9:57
  • USA

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Bat Man

By Lulu Miller, Alix Spiegel & Anne Gudenkauf

The central claim of this story is astounding: that if we all just raised our expectations, blind people could come to - literally - see. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • CAN

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Between Two Buns: The Sweet Story of Burger Sobriety

By Andrew Norton

For my sister, eating a hamburger is a sublime experience. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 2:59
  • USA

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Chain of Missing Links - 10

By Andrew Hood

The pastor in this fictional drama is the main character in a half-completed short story. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:50
  • USA

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Bittersweet For Left Hand Only

By Magdalen Jenne

The ways hands make us human. (more)

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  • 2002
  • 29:38
  • Canada

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The Best of Ideas: Petula Clark

By Glenn Gould

Many people know of pianist Glenn Gould's unique and somewhat maverick contributions to the classical music world. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 8:24
  • USA

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Modern Day Scarlet Letter A

By Temitayo Fagbenle & Courtney Stein

Many teenagers live half of their lives on social media sites and they're writing the rules as they go. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 15:32
  • Colombia

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El otro, el mismo (The Other, The Same)

By Camila Segura

Meet Eduardo Bechara (from Colombia) and Eduardo Bechara (from Argentina). (more)

Elotro_eds
  • 2008
  • 13:44
  • USA

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Chosen People

By Eric Molinsky

At least forty thousand African Americans are practicing Jews. They call themselves Hebrew Israelites and their style of worship inspires a variety of reactions: enthusiasm, curiosity, and sometimes even outright hostility. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:36
  • USA

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Want Some Sushi?

By Jonathan Menjivar

An awkward office interaction at a temp gig gets even more awkward. (more)

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  • 2011
  • 23:23
  • Canada

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The Small Person Acquisition Project

By Kristin Nelson

This is a story about two men and a little baby... well, a big baby actually. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 3:00
  • USA

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The Red House on Maple

By Josh Freund

At the Red House on Maple, ten best friends (including me!) relish in each other's companionship, as the time they have together comes to an end. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • ENGLAND

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The Sweet Taste of India

By Jay Alom & Humayun Alam

Chicken Tikka Masala, the taste of India. (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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  • 2011
  • 58:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #146 The Nomads Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: From the highest fresh water lake in the world to one of the lowest spots on the bowery, we bring you stories of nomadic cultures, peoples and spirits. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Home Bitter/Sweet Home

By Carly Nix

Martha, a half-Chinese, half-Uruguayan Italian citizen, finds home where she least expects it. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:30
  • USA

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Maria the Korean Bride

By Andy, Tourist in the City

Maria wants to be married in every state. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 58:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #48: The Flux Show

By Various producers

This hour: two stories from RTE's Flux with Ronan Kelly. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 2:24
  • USA

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Red Beeps

By Aaron Arreguin

A recollection of my aunt's past and current home. (more)

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  • 2009
  • 3:01
  • USA

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Couple Two Tree

By Sean Cole

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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