A Sense of Place

Series produced by Helen Borten

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A documentary series about the connections between people and places in America, presenting true stories as compelling as fiction, unforgettable characters and subject matter as fresh and provocative as the day's news.

A documentary series about the connections between people and places in America, presenting true stories as compelling as fiction, unforgettable characters and subject matter as fresh and provocative as the day's news.

"Evocative. What better way to experience and celebrate the nation's diversity of people and variety of landscape than by tuning in to Helen Borten's A Sense of Place?"
- The Los Angeles Times

"A superb concept for radio. timely, too, given the longing in America for community and connection."
- Bill Moyers

"A Sense of Place" won "Best Documentary Series" from the Unity Awards in Media at Lincoln University

Attached: two :30 series promos


Additional Files

22 Pieces

Order by: Newest First | Oldest First
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A David and Goliath battle against a mining technique that blows off mountaintops, buries streams and destroys communities in the hollows of West V...

Bought by WAMU, KGNU, WRPI, KFAI, Audible and more


  • Added: Nov 24, 2003
  • Length: 30:01
  • Purchases: 7
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Young doctors face challenges, provide total care, and live unconventional lives in rural Nebraska

Bought by WRNC-LP, WRPI, Audible, and WCQS


  • Added: Nov 24, 2003
  • Length: 28:58
  • Purchases: 4