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Caption: PM was one of the North Side witches., Credit: Catherine McGuigan
Witch-hunts are curious phenomena, and thoroughly reactionary in nature. They generally begin with an inexplicable event of one kind or other—cows ...

  • Added: Aug 30, 2013
  • Length: 26:55
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In “Men of Salt” this adventurer and outdoorsman travels from Timbuktu to the salt mines deep in the Mali desert. He traveled eighteen hours daily ...

Bought by KCMJ Community Radio and KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio


  • Added: Aug 17, 2013
  • Length: 10:01
  • Purchases: 2
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In the small village of Stratton, Maine, a woman believes she's not the master of her own destiny - the spirit of a sea captain is preventing her f...

Bought by KALW, New Hampshire Public Radio, and PRX Remix


  • Added: Mar 25, 2013
  • Length: 07:20
  • Purchases: 3
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IN THE SOUTH -- THE DEEP, DEEP SOUTH...

Bought by KRCB-FM "Radio 91"


  • Added: Jan 03, 2013
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1

  • Added: Dec 06, 2012
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Virginia barrier island., Credit: Charles McGuigan
Virginia’s Barrier Islands and the waters and salt marshes that surround them represent the most pristine coastal region on the Eastern Seaboard. U...

  • Added: Sep 29, 2012
  • Length: 25:24
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A bell tower that has been mute for 70 years at Virginia Union University in Richmond, Virginia is about to get a voice thanks to Diane Watkins.

  • Added: Feb 16, 2012
  • Length: 55:55

  • Added: Dec 11, 2011
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
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Page Wilson was a singer and a song writer and host of the most popular music show in Richmond, Virginia. Called the Out of the Blue Radio Revue, i...

  • Added: Oct 24, 2011
  • Length: 52:46
Caption: Lady E. aka
Lady E tells me that some nights when she’s finished singing and returns to her apartment and is having trouble with the zipper on her dress, she’l...

  • Added: Oct 15, 2011
  • Length: 56:36

  • Added: Jun 05, 2011
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Devorah Spilman
Devorah Spilman tells the story of how she became an observant Jew.

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Jun 03, 2011
  • Length: 06:34
  • Purchases: 1

  • Added: Mar 03, 2011
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1

  • Added: Jan 06, 2011
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1

  • Added: Dec 22, 2010
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1

  • Added: Sep 16, 2010
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Ben Steinbauer and Jack Rebney, San Francisco, July 30, 2010, Credit: Andrea Chase
WINNEBAGO MAN subject Jack Rebney and its director Ben Steinbauer talk logic, politics, and the pleasures and perils of making a film about a cultu...

  • Added: Aug 24, 2010
  • Length: 22:43
Caption: Iris and her dad, Robert
When Blunt member Iris SanGiovanni was eight years old, her dad became homeless for six months after her parents divorced. A few years later, she h...

Bought by WSLR, KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio, KSFR, WMPG, PRX Remix and more


  • Added: Aug 19, 2010
  • Length: 04:17
  • Purchases: 9
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They have no band. No backup. No room for error. In a barbershop quartet the only instrument is the vocal chords.

  • Added: Jun 07, 2010
  • Length: 06:14
Caption: Home of Ora Meadows in Ida Valley, Credit: Charles McGuigan
It all started with the red wolves who now live, for the most part, in eastern North Carolina at Alligator River. These wolves had once numbered in...

  • Added: May 12, 2010
  • Length: 27:00

  • Added: Apr 28, 2010
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Katrina Powell, author of "The Anguish of Displacement", Credit: Charles McGuigan
Just as the red wolves were dispossessed of their homes so too were the people who had inhabited the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia for many gene...

  • Added: Apr 25, 2010
  • Length: 24:10
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WHERE RIGHT AND LEFT ARE TURNED ON END...

Bought by KRCB-FM "Radio 91"


  • Added: Apr 15, 2010
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Red wolf howling
Kim Wheeler is called the wolf lady. She heads up the Red Wolf Coalition and has told me wondrous things about these animals. Their existence, long...

  • Added: Mar 30, 2010
  • Length: 24:20
Caption: Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge
This begins a ten-part piece about displacement and disposession that begins with the red wolves of the Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge in...

  • Added: Feb 18, 2010
  • Length: 24:59