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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: Feb 25, 2021

'Wisdom'

From poetic turns of phrase to plain-spoken truths, there are little gems of wisdom in each one of these stories.
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: Feb 25, 2021

'Struggle'

These are not easy. Stories about dealing with the harder decisions in life.
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Updated: Feb 25, 2021

Family

Caption: Mala Fernando tells her daughter Ashanthi Gajaweera about the early days of her marriage in Sri Lanka. <a href="http://www.prx.org/pieces/43223-storycorps-ashanthi-gajaweera-and-mala-fernando">Listen Here</a>.
Updated: Feb 25, 2021

'Romance'

You can't help falling in love right along with the people in these stories. Romantic in the truest sense of the word.
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Updated: Feb 24, 2021

Leah Lemm's Reel

Leah Lemm's reel from MN Native News.
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Updated: Feb 21, 2021

Serah's Wish list

If / when we can purchase on a regular basis
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Updated: Feb 19, 2021

Black History Month

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: Feb 18, 2021

'Identity'

How do you identify? Stories dealing with the complicated reality that is identity.
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Updated: Feb 18, 2021

Legacy

Caption: Tony Perri (R) tells his grandson, Jeffrey (L) about coming out as a gay man. <a href="http://www.prx.org/pieces/43204-storycorps-tony-perri-and-jeffrey-perri">Listen here</a>.
Updated: Feb 18, 2021

'Discovery'

Tales about that moment when something clicks.
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: Feb 18, 2021

'Griot'

StoryCorps' collection of African American stories from all across the country.
Caption: Ruby Elzy, Credit: <a  href="http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/van.5a51960">Carl Van Vechten</a>
Updated: Feb 18, 2021

Black History Month: Hours

One-hour specials for Feb.
Caption: ...it's what you do with what you get.., Credit: Susan Cook
Updated: Feb 18, 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...
Caption: Lyrics too! "The old gray mare...", Credit: Susan Cook
Updated: Feb 18, 2021

The Department of Poetic Justice (and Poetic Reckoning)

Back in 2013, my collection "Blue: American Sonnets" was entered in a contest sponsored by the Alice James Press. Inspired by myself, here I present my American sonnets , many from "Blue: American Sonnets", odes, lyrical tributes- the emotional angst and pleasure of poetry brought to our longing...
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Updated: Feb 17, 2021

Fundraising

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Updated: Feb 16, 2021

2021 Spring Fundraisers

2021 Spring Fundraisers
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: Feb 11, 2021

'Historias'

StoryCorps' collection of Latino stories from all across the country.
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: Feb 11, 2021

'Angels & Mentors'

Stories about those people who really matter in our lives.
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: Feb 11, 2021

'Growing Up'

Stories about dealing with growing pains, no matter how old you are.
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Updated: Feb 10, 2021

Friendship

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Updated: Feb 10, 2021

Valentine's Day

Love is on the air!
Caption: Retired New York City sanitation worker Angelo Bruno (L) speaks with his former partner, Eddie Nieves (R), about working together on their daily route. <a href="http://www.prx.org/pieces/52877-storycorps-angelo-bruno-and-eddie-nieves">Listen Here</a>.
Updated: Feb 09, 2021

'Work'

We all spend 8 hours a day at it: hear stories from and about work, unusual jobs, and loving what you do.
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Updated: Feb 09, 2021

OutLoud

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Updated: Feb 09, 2021

Military Voices Initative

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Updated: Feb 09, 2021

WOMEN

Pgm possibilities for Women's History Month
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Updated: Feb 09, 2021

POSSIBLES

A watch list of possible additions
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Updated: Feb 04, 2021

Presidents' Day

Feb. 15 is Presidents' Day.
Caption: Amistad Memorial in New Haven, CT, Credit: <a href="http://www.flickr.com/people/wallyg/">Wally Gobetz</a>
Updated: Feb 04, 2021

Black History Month: Series

Feb. is Black History Month.
Caption: Carole King
Updated: Feb 04, 2021

CAROLE KING "TAPESTRY" SPECIALS

Two radio programs produced by top public radio music documentary producer Paul Ingles that offer a deep dive celebration of the 1971 Carole King masterpiece on its half-century anniversary (February10, 2021). Top music writers and scholars give their intimate reflections on the album, its...
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Updated: Feb 03, 2021

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