• 2010
  • 2:56
  • USA

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I Didn't Know That (I'd Have a Child)

By Michael De Bonis

For most of her life, Caitlin didn't want to have children, but after thirteen years with Devin and a change of heart, she is expecting a son. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 58:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #170 - The Blood is Thicker than Water Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: families wrestling with love and loyalty. (more)

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  • 2011
  • 13:02
  • Canada

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Planet Kaleigh

By Jody Porter & Neil Sandell

Cindy Harasen is not the first the first mother to think that her daughter might be from another planet. (more)

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  • 2002
  • 26:34
  • USA

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Mei Mei, A Daughter's Song

By Dmae Roberts

Dmae Roberts tell two interwoven stories in this personal documentary: the frustration she feels not living up to her mother's ideal of a perfect Taiwanese daughter and the compassion she has for a mother who as a child suffered abuse, starvation, and the horrors of World War Two. (more)

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  • 2003
  • 33:36
  • Australia

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The Dribble-Down Effect

By Eurydice Aroney

Blending satire, drama, and interviews, this Australian documentary portrays a not-so-distant future where robots care for children and parents agree to live apart from their families during the work week. (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
  • 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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  • 2006
  • 2:30
  • Canada

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Mother Love

By Shannon Quinn

A woman decides to sober up for her daughter. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 11:38
  • USA

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Growing Up in the System

By Shirley "Star" Diaz & Melissa Allison

At age 21, Shirley Diaz is on the brink of aging out of the foster care system. Her life isn’t easy now, and soon she’ll be on her own, facing a new set of daunting issues. (more)

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  • 2011
  • 59:00
  • USA

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Resound #145 The Fathers Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: Dads, in all their glory. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 58:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #101: The Rock Show

By Various

This hour: an all-woman Led Zeppelin cover band and metal-loving children. (more)

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  • 2002
  • 24:47
  • USA

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Yes, There Is a Baby

By Jonathan Goldstein, Alex Blumberg & Ira Glass

In the 1940s, when he was 16 years old, Myron Jones was allowed to stay up late any night of the week and hang out at bars or wherever he pleased, but his mother barely let his older sister Carol out of the house at all. So the siblings devised a plan. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:55
  • USA

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A Sweet Boy That Can't Savor

By Will Denselow

For most New Yorkers being surrounded by food is a blessing, but for one boy in Queens it's tormenting. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:31
  • Spain

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Strictly Vegetarian, or, Something Happened During That Trip to Malacca, Malaysia

By Jaume Pique & Manel Perez

She is now pregnant! (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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  • 2013
  • 4:49
  • USA

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KCRW's 24-Hour Radio Race

By Cristina Parry & Bob Carlson

At the stroke of 10am PT on August 17th, 2013, producers around the world lept into action. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 2:59
  • USA

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Are You Sure?

By Carrie Shepherd

A look at the age old dilemma -- the unexpected pregnancy, and a peek into how today's busy, independent woman approaches the unexpected news. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 59:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #61: The I Hate This Show

By Various producers

This hour: a man grapples with the stillbirth of his son with surprising grace and clear-eyed honesty. (more)

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  • 2009
  • 17:31
  • USA

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Tom Girls

By Mary Beth Kirchner & Rebecca Weiker

Tom Girls is the story of two eight year-old girls who meet at a conference for families with transgender children. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 35:41
  • USA

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Adoptive Couple v. Baby Girl

By Tim Howard

The Supreme Court case Adoptive Couple v. Baby Girl seemed like a straightforward custody dispute: a birth father and a couple at odds over who would raise baby Veronica. (more)

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