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Caption: "The Last Hunter: An American Family Album." by Will Weaver
Will Weaver is a highly successful writer who has published mainly in the area of young-adult fiction. Here though we have an adult non-fiction mem...

  • Added: Oct 09, 2012
  • Length: 02:54
Caption: "Holding Our World Together: Ojibwe Women and the Survival of the Community" by Brenda J. Child
Brenda J. Child's latest book "Holding Our World Together: Ojibwe Women and the Survival of the Community" examines the vital role women have playe...

  • Added: Sep 25, 2012
  • Length: 02:52
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Once upon a time, Sam and Gerrit were flipping through a booklet of incoming college freshmen when they happened upon an unlikely superhero named C...

  • Added: Feb 16, 2012
  • Length: 18:51
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Heidi Holtan talks with Therese Zink about this collection of writing in various forms penned by modern day rural health care professionals. Things...

Bought by KSRQ

  • Added: Dec 27, 2011
  • Length: 20:08
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Ipanema beach in Rio de Janeiro
Prof.Stavros Xanthopoylos is the Executive Director of the on line and distant learning project at the Getulio Vargas institute in Rio de Janeiro, ...

  • Added: Dec 03, 2011
  • Length: 15:53
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Interesting angles on the seemingly average.

  • Added: Mar 18, 2011
  • Length: 01:42
Caption: Keep your hands off my character, Credit: Susan Cook
On International Women's Day, women must acknowledge how women are discredited by others and by ourselves. And that the character ceiling for women...

  • Added: Mar 09, 2011
  • Length: 04:00
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What do you believe? Talking about Faith. Contributions by: Matthew Lawrence, Rachel Blatt, and Brice Peterson.

  • Added: Nov 08, 2010
  • Length: 30:39
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An unlikely dinner exchange between two not so different people...after all.

  • Added: Sep 06, 2010
  • Length: 08:04
Caption: Walter's Office, Credit: Benedict Moran
Pop culture has recently been inundated with Bounty Hunters -- from a recent Jennifer Aniston movie to Dog the Bounty Hunter, now in its 6th seaso...

  • Added: Aug 28, 2010
  • Length: 09:00
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How does the Baby Boomer generation impart the knowledge they possess to the wired generation? AND..How do they encourage a desire to learn?

Bought by WAMC

  • Added: Jun 26, 2010
  • Length: 04:48
  • Purchases: 1
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Artist: Barbra Streisand Song: Send in the Clowns

Bought by KZYX, KHNS, KCRW, The Story, KFAI and more

  • Added: Jun 01, 2010
  • Length: 03:12
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Morning Rolled Oats, Credit: Janice Lang
An innocent man is released after 29 years in jail

  • Added: Feb 19, 2010
  • Length: 01:36
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Meet the energetic personality behind a small Connecticut dairy farm, take a tour of a corn maze, and find out what it takes to sell local milk in ...

Bought by 91.7 WHUS Storrs, KCBX, KUT, Remix Radio, WNPR and more

  • Added: Nov 04, 2009
  • Length: 07:48
  • Purchases: 6
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A profile of Emmanuel Jal, a Sudanese musician and former child soldier now based in the UK.

  • Added: Oct 04, 2009
  • Length: 06:04
Caption: 2 girls who didn't quite make it there
There are many stories of those who made it to Woodstock, and those who never went. What about those who, well, "almost" made it?

Bought by CKMO

  • Added: Aug 13, 2009
  • Length: 08:50
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Chris Rock, Credit: Seattle Times
How do Black people think Anglos (white people) think they talk?

Bought by KUER and KFAI

  • Added: Aug 08, 2009
  • Length: 02:58
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Morning Rolled Oats, Credit: Janice Lang
Does what now passes for morality have anything to do with a person’s ability to excel in his profession?

  • Added: Jun 25, 2009
  • Length: 02:35
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Andy attends a poetry reading on Mill Ave.

Bought by KZYX

  • Added: May 20, 2009
  • Length: 02:56
  • Purchases: 1
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From the Darfur Radio Project: we hear the story of one Sudanese family who recently took a trip to Darfur to attend an old friend's wedding.

  • Added: Apr 05, 2009
  • Length: 05:42
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How a fragile woman of Dutch descent became one of the most powerful women in U.S. business.

  • Added: Aug 26, 2008
  • Length: 11:18
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Hong Kong commemorated the Tiannanman Square massacre in Beijing.

  • Added: Aug 06, 2008
  • Length: 22:08
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This song was written hoping that soon, no American grandchildren will have to die in Iraq. Here is my neighbor's review: "I laughed and cried at t...

  • Added: Jul 28, 2008
  • Length: 02:30
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Rosa Parks and the vital role of women in the civil rights movement

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio and WAMC

  • Added: Jan 22, 2008
  • Length: 06:36
  • Purchases: 2
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A travel writer gets lost in Australia's outback

Bought by The Nature Podcast

  • Added: Jan 21, 2008
  • Length: 07:11
  • Purchases: 1