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Updated: May 11, 2021

Carbon Valley

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Updated: May 11, 2021

The Emergence of James Taylor (1, 2 or 3 Hour Versions)

A program exploring and celebrating the career of singer/songwriting legend James Taylor. Musicians, music writers and fans offer thoughtful comments that are mixed in with JT classics and less-well-known album cuts from his prolific music career spanning 6 decades. 2020 marked the 50th...
Caption: Larry Hoover tells his granddaughter Anastacia Garcia about his time at The New Mexico Boys' School in Springer, New Mexico. <a href="http://www.prx.org/pieces/56618-storycorps-historias-larry-hoover-and-anastacia-g">Listen Here</a>.
Updated: May 11, 2021

'Growing Up'

Stories about dealing with growing pains, no matter how old you are.
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Updated: May 11, 2021

Family

Caption: Theresa Nguyen (L) talks to her daughter, Stephanie (R), about balancing their Vietnamese heritage with raising a family in the United States. <a href="http://www.prx.org/pieces/52422-storycorps-theresa-and-stephanie-nguyen">Listen Here</a>.
Updated: May 11, 2021

'Wisdom'

From poetic turns of phrase to plain-spoken truths, there are little gems of wisdom in each one of these stories.
Caption: Scout Derek Connell (C) talks with his Scoutmasters Richard (L) and Claudia. <a href="http://www.prx.org/pieces/44739-derek-connell-richard-and-claudia-coleman">Listen here</a>.
Updated: May 11, 2021

'Angels & Mentors'

Stories about those people who really matter in our lives.
Caption: StoryCorps Facilitator Lillie Love passed away on June 25, 2010. <a href="http://www.prx.org/pieces/49444-storycorps-griot-lillie-love">Listen here</a>, to her positive persective on life.
Updated: May 11, 2021

'Griot'

StoryCorps' collection of African American stories from all across the country.
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Updated: May 11, 2021

ROLLING STONES SPECIALS

In-depth, thoughtful treatments of the legendary and influential music of THE ROLLING STONES, including specials on the band's rock solid blues roots and a program dedicated to the under-appreciated backbone of the band, drummer Charlie Watts.
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Updated: May 11, 2021

Bob Dylan Specials

Compelling programming marking important moments in the journey of the legendary songwriter and performer, Bob Dylan, winner of the 2016 Nobel Prize for Literature.
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Updated: May 11, 2021

IsaacHenry

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Updated: May 10, 2021

HumaNature

HumaNature is the podcast that explores where humans and our habitat meet. The show tells real stories about human experiences in nature. Along the way, we’ll meet people whose encounters help us reflect on our own place in the natural world.
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Updated: May 07, 2021

For Listening

Caption: Hawaiian Canoe in Honolulu, HI, Credit: <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/beautifulcataya/">Beautiful Cataya</a>
Updated: May 06, 2021

Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

Celebrate this May.
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Updated: May 06, 2021

Mother's Day

Mother's Day is Sunday, May 9th.
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Updated: May 04, 2021

Friendship

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Updated: May 03, 2021

MEMORIAL DAY? AMERICAN ROCKERS WHO'VE PASSED

MEMORIAL DAY weekend is a sometimes tricky holiday to program to. While it's important to devote part of the official Monday of Memorial Day to the traditional honoring of the men and women who died while serving in the U.S. military, the long weekend itself is also something of an upbeat...
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Updated: May 01, 2021

Northern Voices with Leah Lemm

Created for Northern Community Radio (KAXE/KBXE). Conversations about tradition, sustainability, and indigenous and ancestral ways of life in Northern Minnesota.
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Updated: May 01, 2021

Consider for music specials

Caption: Sylvia Mendez (L) talks to her sister Sandra Mendez Duran (R). <a href="http://www.prx.org/pieces/46621-storycorps-historias-sylvia-mendez-and-sandra-men">Listen Here</a>.
Updated: Apr 29, 2021

'Historias'

StoryCorps' collection of Latino stories from all across the country.
Caption: MJ Seide talks to her granddaughter Genna Alperin about falling in love with her partner, Genna's biological grandmother. <a href="http://www.prx.org/pieces/44986-storycorps-mj-seide-and-genna-alperin">Listen Here</a>.
Updated: Apr 29, 2021

'Identity'

How do you identify? Stories dealing with the complicated reality that is identity.
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Updated: Apr 28, 2021

Paul Ingles's Music Doc Favorites

Since resuming public radio program production in 1999, Paul Ingles has produced some of the most widely heard music specials in the country including an extensive series of in-depth programs on the history of The Beatles, and a series called "The Emergence of..." which explores the early history...
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Updated: Apr 27, 2021

Roland's Eclectic Audio

Awesome Audio
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Updated: Apr 23, 2021

1 Hour Specials (Comm. Air, Misc.)

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Updated: Apr 22, 2021

Jed Alexander's Favorites

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Updated: Apr 21, 2021

POSSIBLES

A watch list of possible additions
Caption: Joan DeLevie (R) tells her daughter, Sharon (L), how she met her husband, Ari at a party in 1959. <a href="http://www.prx.org/pieces/49479-storycorps-joan-and-sharon-delevie">Listen Here</a>.
Updated: Apr 20, 2021

'Struggle'

These are not easy. Stories about dealing with the harder decisions in life.
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Updated: Apr 15, 2021

Dan Davis's Favorites

Caption: Breathing: American Sonnets (Bookshop.org), Credit: Susan Cook
Updated: Apr 14, 2021

National Poetry Month: American Sonnets and One Ode

In celebration of written and spoken poetry, some from Breathing: American Sonnets. Some first appearing here. Einstein's Sonnet written in 2008. All by Susan Cook.
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Updated: Apr 14, 2021

The River Is Wide

Caption: ...it's what you do with what you get.., Credit: Susan Cook
Updated: Apr 14, 2021

It's Not What You're Given. It's What You Do With What You Get

These days, from the new fascination with genetic endowment and Ancestry to the moral entitlement of any number of religious sects, what you are given is grabbed to like a brass ring. Enough to make a difference. Turns out though, as the lyrics of a great Maine jazz singer remind us, it's...