• 2012
  • 75:54
  • USA

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Making Radio Against Most Odds

By Kelly McEvers

Imagine reporting in a culture that speaks a language your listeners don't understand, and covering issues your listeners don't totally care about - all in a country that doesn't even want you there in the first place. (more)

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  • 2004
  • 5:08
  • Canada

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Radio -- What Do I Do?

By Chandra Bulucon

Chandra Bulucon, sole proprietor of Puppy Machine Productions, recorded a 45-minute phone conversation she had with a friend about her relationship to radio. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:59
  • CANADA

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Dear Sweet Mike Levey

By Heather Kitching

An ode to the late great infomercial host and to the realization that we all hunger for something. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 59:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #96: The Sandbox Show

By Various

This hour: we're diving into the archives and rewinding our way to the 1970s and 80s, sampling some of the fascinating, strange, and hilarious work that was produced when public radio was a medium without a real template. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 83:21
  • USA

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Options and Futures: Teenagers on the Radio -- Part One

By Tatiana Harrison

Listen in as teen producers from around the country present a survey of their work, with bonus features: the sounds they love to listen to, with commentary on why, and tape that didn’t make the final cut in production, with commentary on why not. (more)

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  • 1999
  • 20:01
  • USA

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Aimee Semple McPherson -- An Oral Mystery

By Deborah George & Art Silverman

Before Billy Graham, Jim Bakker, or even Bob Jones took to the airwaves, the first media evangelist in this country was a woman -- Sister Aimee Semple McPherson. (more)

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  • 2005
  • 58:58
  • USA

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The Ring & I: The Passion, The Myth, The Mania

By Jad Abumrad , Aaron Cohen & Elena Park

The grandeur and power of Wagner’s monumental work, The Ring Cycle, has permeated our culture to the point that “Wagnerian” is used as an adjective. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 59:34
  • USA

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These Are a Few of Robert Krulwich's Favorite Things

By Robert Krulwich

What inspires those who inspire us? Robert Krulwich reveals a few especially memorable pieces, presenting a sampler of radio stories that he adores, has learned from, and wants to share. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:29
  • Australia

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By Regina Botros

Many different stories make this whole. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 63:50
  • USA

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Kickstarter for Radio 101

By Stephanie Pereira & Roman Mars

Kickstarter is the world's largest funding platform for creative projects. Art program director Stephanie Pereira gives a primer on how to bring an audio-centric Kickstarter project to life. (more)

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  • 2002
  • 66:51
  • USA

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Airtime

By Margaret Low Smith, Heidi Schultz & Jake Shapiro

What does it take to get your work on the national airwaves? Representatives from NPR, PRI, and the Public Radio Exchange, with the assistance of moderator Julia McEvoy, explain how to get work on national programs and how to distribute stand-alone specials and series. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Umami Grease

By Jackson Stanton

In three courses, we discover the relationship between man and grease: the history, the culture and the conflict. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 59:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #153 The Murdoch Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: The rise of media tycoon, Rupert Murdoch. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 3:00
  • Canada

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(Gold)en Age of the Newspaper Business

By Charles Ketchabaw & Lisa Marie DiLiberto

Experience the almost-lost memories of a team of journalists from St. Catharines, Ontario. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 56:34
  • UK

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Like Blackpool Went Through Rock

By Sara Parker

In the late 1950s, folk musicians Ewan MacColl and Peggy Seeger and BBC radio producer Charles Parker joined forces on a radio endeavor unlike anything the BBC (or the world, for that matter) had heard before. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 59:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #37: The Studs Show

By Various producers

This hour: the indomitable Studs Terkel. (more)

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  • 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)

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  • 2010
  • 99:15
  • USA

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The Sound and the Blurry

By Amy O'Leary

Is it true? Are photographers secretly laughing at the multimedia efforts of audio producers? (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:44
  • EGYPT

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Umami Office

By Christine Iskander

Researchers from the Egyptian TV show Al Bernameg are trying to lose weight, stay fit or just enjoy food at the office. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 0:00
  • USA

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Everything Sounds Episode #11: Microphone Museum

By George Drake Jr. & Craig Shank

The invention of the microphone changed many aspects of modern life beginning in the late 1800's, but today most of us take these simple machines for granted. (more)

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