• 2009
  • 58:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #116: The Family Show

By Various

This hour: families, in all their messy, dysfunctional glory. (more)

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  • 2011
  • 52:35
  • Australia

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Children of Sodom and Gomorrah

By Sharon Davis & Jens Jarisch

Sodom and Gomorrah is a hellish place in Accra, Ghana, where children eke out a living on a scrap heap of discarded computers that the West no longer needs. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 59:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #67: The One-Room Schoolhouse Show

By Various producers

This hour: one room school houses from Maui to Maine, each with a unique culture and character. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:53
  • USA

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Sweet Chlorine

By Jessica Campbell

Julia Campbell needs to swim, like most people need to eat. (more)

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  • 2004
  • 2:09
  • USA

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When Do You Feel Feminine?

By outLoud Radio

After a teenager was killed near San Francisco for having a different biological gender from the one she expressed, some local middle-schoolers wanted to know why. What is gender, anyway? (more)

Outloud
  • 2010
  • 2:45
  • USA

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Chain of Missing Links - 35

By Milissa Orzolek

After learning of the bike shop's impending eviction, R.U.B.A.R.B. (Rusted Up Beyond All Recognition Bikes) volunteers share their memories and discuss possible future locations. (more)

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  • 2005
  • 2:01
  • USA

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Back to School in a Garbage Can

By Curie Youth Radio

A collage of love notes, tardy slips, and other high school detritus collected from high school garbage cans. Produced by Geraldo Hernandez and Giancarlo Hernandez for Curie Youth Radio. (more)

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  • 2004
  • 58:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #12: The Hard-Hearted Dreamer Show

By Various producers

This hour: a girl goes on tour with her parents and a woman returns to her homeland in Iran after 40 years away. (more)

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  • 2003
  • 8:47
  • USA

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Tracking

By Jaimita Haskell, Marianne McCune & Czerina Patel

Jaimita Haskell was given the opportunity to take advanced classes at her high school, an experience she found stimulating and rewarding. (more)

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  • 2009
  • 13:43
  • USA

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Gone

By Linda Lutton

About 12,000 students drop out of Chicago Public Schools each year despite efforts by administrators and teachers to keep them on track. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 14:00
  • USA

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Bullied: Teen Stories from Generation PRX

By Catie Talarski & Jones Franzel

Bullying isn’t a new story, but lately, it's all over the news. (more)

Bullied
  • 2012
  • 2:17
  • USA

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If Wisteria Could Speak

By Aileen Lian

A taste of the noise I spend hours by my window listening to, often the soundtrack to me thinking out loud. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 59:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #38: The Games Show

By Various producers

This hour: tongue twisters, brain teasers, cheaters, and one of the worst high school football teams of all time. (more)

Game-of-go
  • 2010
  • 2:45
  • USA

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All You Need is a Microwave

By David Schultz

Sometimes interviews take strange turns - especially when the interviewee is a nine-year-old boxer with an inventive imagination. (more)

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  • 2005
  • 7:20
  • USA

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Tongues Twisting

By Judith Sloan

Clapping games and tongue twisters in multiple languages turn into rich stories when Judith Sloan records young immigrants in a theatre workshop. (more)

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  • 2001
  • 59:02
  • USA

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Educating Esme

By Esme Cordell

Esme Cordell shares a year's worth of classroom anecdotes and musings, culled from a journal kept throughout her first year teaching in Chicago. (more)

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  • 2005
  • 88:07
  • USA

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Presenting the 2005 TCF ShortDocs -- Stories About Games

By Michele Norris, Blake Eskin, Michael Kavanagh, Melissa Allison & Judith Sloan

For the 2005 ShortDocs Challenge, we asked producers to submit ideas for stories about "games." (more)

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  • 2006
  • USA

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Reality Depends on Where You're Standing

By Saya April Hillman

Three inner-city sisters randomly discuss their reality, intercut with the perceived reality of the country's distant puppet masters. (more)

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  • 2001
  • 80:15
  • USA

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New Voices in Radio

By Ellin O'Leary

Who’s talking to the next generation of public radio listeners? This session, moderated by Ellin O'Leary, turns the mic over to some of the young producers who are busy expanding the audio documentary form by bringing energy and fresh ideas to the world of radio. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 58:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #45: The Nosce te Ipsum Show

By Various producers

This hour: a child beauty queen, a young transgendered man, and an obsessive teen. (more)

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