• 2015
  • 2:57
  • USA

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What Minnie Mouse Knows

By Katie Klocksin

My aunt, Debby Wurster, is making the most of her retirement. (more)

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  • 2004
  • 5:56
  • USA

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Hard to Say

By Bente Birkland

State park ranger Ed Werler lives alone in a quiet, isolated area of Maine. At the age of 90, Ed reflects on his second marriage, revealing a relationship characterized by love, loyalty, and uncertainty. (more)

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  • 2011
  • 27:40
  • UK

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Heel, Toe, Step Together

By Katie Burningham

Bob Hill, 86, has been dancing on and off since he was 16 years old. (more)

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  • 2014
  • 57:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #192 The Waiting Show

By Multiple

This hour, waiting. Waiting in line, waiting for an organ transplant and waiting for a bus that's never, ever going to come. (more)

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  • 2011
  • 59:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #143 The Centenarians Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: Stories about people who lived to be 100, and reflections from producer Neenah Ellis on what she learned from these remarkable centenarians. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 7:06
  • USA

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A Square Meal, Regardless

By Jen Nathan

When Cedric Chambers and John Gallagher met by chance 45 years ago, neither imagined that they’d be caring for each other into old age. (more)

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  • 2015
  • 3:00
  • US

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When Women Go Gray or Dye

By Nancy Camden

Women contemplate and celebrate the choice to let their hair go gray. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • AUS

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Sweet Aunt Nuska

By Jeremy W. & Matt Thomas

Aunt Nuska has lost her appetite and the whole family bonds together to find a remedy for her. (more)

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  • 2015
  • 2:33
  • USA

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Who Do I Come From

By Anne Noyes Saini

My grandfather, John Frank Noyes, is the only person who remembers our family's homestead in Wyoming; he died this winter. (more)

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  • 2011
  • 7:01
  • USA

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The Pigeon Race

By Rachel James

We may be a bit biased subject-wise, but here's a delightful, sound-rich exploration of an endangered sport and community in Maine that's got it all: history, suspense, expertise and devoted participants both human and winged. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 3:00
  • USA

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True Blue Light

By Dave Engen & Robert Jersak

A man with a microphone meets a small town neighbor on a mission. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 58:31
  • USA

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Re:sound #72: The Retirement Show

By Various producers

This hour: the golden years. (more)

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  • 2015
  • 2:28
  • UK

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What happens when a statistic becomes your life?

By Cristina Parry

Over 44 million people live with dementia worldwide, but it is not until it affects you directly that you realise the impact the disease can have on your life. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 22:09
  • USA

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American Student Radio

By Sarah Neal-Estes, Lynn Beavin, Barton Girdwood, Lauren DelPrete, Lauren Linder, Eddie Suarez & Rochelle LeBreck

American Student Radio (ASR) is cultivating your future radio heroes. (more)

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  • 2001
  • 29:11
  • USA

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The Graying of the Convent

By Mary Beth Kirchner

Documentarian Mary Beth Kirchner lived in a Chicago convent to produce this intimate portrait of aging Catholic nuns. (more)

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  • 2002
  • 9:16
  • USA

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Ruth Ellis

By Neenah Ellis

Ruth Ellis lived to be over 100 years old. She realized in her teens that she was gay but she didn't talk much about it then. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:30
  • USA

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I Like the Way You Talk

By Eric Markowitz

Baglama begins and ends chopped interviews with seniors about love and death and music. (more)

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  • 2011
  • 59:00
  • USA

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Best of the Best: The 2011 Third Coast Festival Broadcast, Hour 2

By Katie Mingle

Re:sound's Gwen Macsai hosts this year's national broadcast, showcasing the best radio stories of the year - winners of the 2011 TC/RHDF Competition. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 2:57
  • USA

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Red White & Bruised

By John Musto & Brian Barnhart Jr

2012 SHORTDOCS WINNER! Don Floyd looks back on his life of eighty years, after surviving a heart attack in March of 2012. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 3:13
  • USA

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Gifts

By Firestone Mulvaney

Two life-long bachelors kvetch over the phone. (more)

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