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Caption: Hugh Bob's van, outside another club. Anywhere, USA., Credit: Mad Genius
"Where@bouts" is the short radio series about the sense of place. Our guests conduct their world like a song in an imaginative feat of radio art. M...

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  • Added: Jul 15, 2014
  • Length: 03:45
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: The toilet wall in Debo rap collective, Credit: Ben Weisz 2014
Ben Weisz investigates what can be learned about changes in Tunisian society since the Arab Spring, from the music which shapes its cultural landsc...

  • Added: Jul 09, 2014
  • Length: 01:00:04
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October is full of ghosts, but in our show we will not be talking about little kids who wear white sheets.

  • Added: Jun 25, 2014
  • Length: 58:00
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This week on State of the Human, we're looking at obsessions, the helpful and the debilitating.

  • Added: Jun 25, 2014
  • Length: 58:46
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Almost 100 years ago, a rogue geologist named Alfred Wegener proposed his theory of continental drift. It didn't matter that he was right. He was l...

  • Added: Jun 25, 2014
  • Length: 57:20
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This week on State of the Human we’re investigating how people use joking to create new realities for themselves and the people around them.

  • Added: Jun 25, 2014
  • Length: 58:18
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This week, four stories of people who don’t quite belong in the world where they live, who take matters into their own hands to create belonging.

  • Added: Jun 25, 2014
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Liz Fletcher
On this episode of Strangers... a tale of true love spanning four decades, two countries, and classic racial divides...

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  • Added: Jun 19, 2014
  • Length: 25:17
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Jenni Rowell
On this episode of Strangers... imagine waking up every morning and seeing a stranger in the mirror...

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  • Added: Jun 19, 2014
  • Length: 28:31
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Cora Leighton
On this episode of Strangers... a stripper and a tattoo artist have a fateful encounter.

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  • Added: Jun 19, 2014
  • Length: 25:06
  • Purchases: 2
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It’s odd to think cannibals, cannabis-growers, Vietnam War protesters, and prison escapees all have something in common. But they do: the necessity...

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  • Added: Jun 11, 2014
  • Length: 21:04
  • Purchases: 1
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How do you build a strong family after a crisis?

  • Added: Jun 05, 2014
  • Length: 05:32
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Memories of my childhood mornings.

  • Added: Jun 04, 2014
  • Length: 03:08
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Exploring my lineage one eccentric elder at a time.

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  • Added: Jun 04, 2014
  • Length: 04:39
  • Purchases: 1
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Where do you turn when you can’t afford to live in the city?

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  • Added: May 29, 2014
  • Length: 04:43
  • Purchases: 1
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In the summer of 2013, I traveled a six hundred miles, and 200 years into the past to spend nine days living and working aboard the U.S. Brig Niaga...

  • Added: May 27, 2014
  • Length: 10:04
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How do you proceed with your life when a family secret is revealed?

  • Added: May 14, 2014
  • Length: 06:11
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Once you’re a mom, does your vision of the ultimate night out become different from before?

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  • Added: May 01, 2014
  • Length: 05:28
  • Purchases: 1
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One of our weekday 100-second modules for May: Author Clay Risen reads a compelling passage from his new book of the same title. This is the 50th a...

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  • Added: Apr 24, 2014
  • Length: 01:40
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Ooligan fish
Teresa Goff has been following an ancient network of trails used by the coastal First Nations to trade gleetna, or grease. Gleetna is made from ool...

  • Added: Apr 24, 2014
  • Length: 13:21
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The classic magician is a dying breed. Christopher James Schuh represents a sect of dreamers bent on keeping that tradition alive. Not a relic of v...

  • Added: Apr 21, 2014
  • Length: 10:54
Caption: A string of ooligan fish.
The Grease Trails, a centuries-old network of trails through Northwestern Canada, described as the cultural arteries of First Nations peoples. Once...

  • Added: Apr 14, 2014
  • Length: 13:37
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How do you plan a road trip from one side of the continent to the other – or Can you?

  • Added: Apr 02, 2014
  • Length: 05:32
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How do you plan a road trip from one side of the continent to the other – or Can you?

  • Added: Mar 26, 2014
  • Length: 05:37
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How do you cope when you find out at the birth - that your baby has Down Syndrome? What are the first steps that you take?

  • Added: Mar 04, 2014
  • Length: 04:55