PRX - Pieces for Tone: Engaging

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A doctoral student in education seeks to discover solutions to health inequities in the St. Louis region and beyond.

  • Added: Mar 12, 2018
  • Length: 12:15
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A look at the pianist and composer's early life and career, including an interview with Monk biographer Robin D.G. Kelley.

  • Added: Sep 29, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
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An hourlong program of classic jazz, exploring a collection of influential jazz material know as "The Birth of the Cool" recorded by a circle of mu...

Bought by Radio New Zealand


  • Added: Jun 29, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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An hour-long program featuring performances of songs with lyrics by author Langston Hughes, including recordings by Nina Simone, June Christy, Jame...

Bought by KVNF, WCPN, WMOT, Northeast Indiana Public Radio, WVAS and more


  • Added: Jun 29, 2017
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: King Poster, Credit: Nicolene DuToit
King Stories is a one hour documentary of captivating stories told by close friends and associates of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Host Julian Bond,...

Bought by WCPN, KFAI, WCAI / WNAN, RadioFreePalmer, KVNF and more


  • Added: Nov 16, 2015
  • Length: 54:26
  • Purchases: 50
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On fifty-two square miles of rural land in Kankakee County Illinois there is a unique sand savannah sandwiched between corn and soybean fields wher...

  • Added: Aug 09, 2015
  • Length: 11:26
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We asked a number of different stakeholders for their top ideas about improving the relationship between citizens and their law enforcement officer...

Bought by WNIJ, WEKU, WXDU, RadioFreePalmer, KUOW and more


  • Added: Jul 01, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 7
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Maya Angelou discusses growing up in Stamps, Arkansas, and early adulthood experiences as recounted in her recently released autobiography I Know W...

Bought by KAAD-LP, Radio Phoenix, KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, KMUZ, WCAI / WNAN and more


  • Added: May 28, 2014
  • Length: 01:04:47
  • Purchases: 26
Caption: Andrew Hill's Black Fire LP
An hour-long program of classic jazz: It was a year of raised hopes and devastating tragedy, and the world of jazz continued to reflect both the gr...

Bought by Northeast Indiana Public Radio and Radio New Zealand


  • Added: Feb 07, 2014
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Professor Lawrence Blum
In his new book, professor Lawrence Blum provides insight into a rigorous high school course on race and racism.

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Jul 15, 2013
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 1
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Episode 2 of “Jazz Crossroads of America,” a special four-part series on the history of Indiana jazz. Wes Montgomery, Freddie Hubbard, J.J. Johnso...

  • Added: Sep 17, 2012
  • Length: 59:02
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The Mysterious and Enduring Legacy of Robert Johnson

Bought by KPSQ-LP, KALH, KPVL, KMUW, Aspen Public Radio and more


  • Added: Nov 01, 2010
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 14
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An exclusive look at the new Jimi Hendrix album, "Valleys Of Neptune"

Bought by KPSQ-LP, KALH, WNCU, and WXXI


  • Added: Mar 01, 2010
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
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This documentary won a 2010 Peabody Award. Nationwide, suburban schools are doing a good job educating white students, but those schools are not ge...

Bought by WNYC, WAER, KUER, WESM 91.3 FM, WITF and more


  • Added: Sep 26, 2009
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 40
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A one-hour program of jazz music, exploring the connection between jazz and civil rights in 20th-century America. Perfect for Black History Month (...

Bought by KIOS-FM Omaha Public Radio, Northeast Indiana Public Radio, WCSU-FM, WMOT, WVAS and more


  • Added: Feb 04, 2009
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 12
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Learning about race relations in the U.S. from the Oscar-Award winning CRASH.

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio


  • Added: Jan 10, 2008
  • Length: 07:05
  • Purchases: 1
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Music & Interview, "The Color Purple", Brenda's music "Past & Present"

Bought by WJAB and WSGE


  • Added: Feb 08, 2006
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 2
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featuring music selections from Ida Cox, Clara Smith, Bessie Smith, Memphis Minnie, Big Mama Thornton, and other icons of American Blues.

Bought by WNMU-FM, WJAB, WNCU, WVPE, WBEZ and more


  • Added: Jan 22, 2006
  • Length: 59:57
  • Purchases: 7