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Stories from Deep in the Heart, a project of Texas Folklife

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Stories from Deep in the Heart teaches middle and high school students and teachers how to document their favorite family and community traditions.  Stories from Deep in the Heart is a project of Texas Folklife, based in Austin, TX.

For more, visit:
http://www.texasfolklife.org/storiesfromdeepintheheart.html
http://www.texasfolklife.org
https://soundcloud.com/texasfolklife 

Pieces

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Curious about the presence of New Orleans culture in Austin after Hurricane Katrina, a group of Akins High School youth producers meet a New Orlean...

Bought by KUT


  • Added: Dec 19, 2012
  • Length: 05:25
  • Purchases: 1
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1, 2, 3, 4....Youth producers at Gorzycki Middle School explore dance.

  • Added: Dec 18, 2012
  • Length: 02:33
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Mmmmm. Tamales! Youth Producer Mariana from Gorzycki Middle School interviews her mother as she shows her how to make Tamales.

  • Added: Dec 18, 2012
  • Length: 04:30
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Youth producers at Gorzycki Middle School discover the steel drums.

  • Added: Dec 18, 2012
  • Length: 02:55
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Youth producers at Gorzycki Middle School go back in time….to the ’80’s.

  • Added: Dec 18, 2012
  • Length: 01:54
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Gorzycki youth producers discover the ancient sounds of the classical guitar.

  • Added: Dec 18, 2012
  • Length: 02:57
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In a city that is rapidly modernizing, two Gorzycki Middle School students visit the Broken Spoke, an iconic Texas dancehall, and discover a place ...

  • Added: Dec 18, 2012
  • Length: 02:25
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Youth producers from Gorzycki Middle School shed light on a Austin family's unique New Year's Eve celebrations, inspired in part by traditions from...

Bought by Georgia Public Broadcasting and KRZA


  • Added: Dec 18, 2012
  • Length: 02:59
  • Purchases: 2
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Gorzycki Middel School youth producers offer a peek inside Woodshop 101.

  • Added: Dec 18, 2012
  • Length: 02:14
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Gorzycki Middle School youth producers profile teenage Magician Ben Wheeler.

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Dec 18, 2012
  • Length: 03:43
  • Purchases: 1
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Gorzycki Middle School youth producers explore a family tradition of making ebleskivers, traditional Danish pancakes.

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Dec 18, 2012
  • Length: 03:06
  • Purchases: 1
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The story of one family and many generations of women in Conjunto music. Produced by Stories Summer Institute youth reporters Arlette Flores, Jenni...

Bought by KALW, PRX Remix, and KSFR


  • Added: Aug 23, 2012
  • Length: 03:37
  • Purchases: 3
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Youth-reporter Christino Herrera has participated in the annual Cesar Chavez march since he was seven. Today, the teen reflects on his respect and ...

Bought by KAWC and KUT


  • Added: Jul 24, 2012
  • Length: 04:12
  • Purchases: 2
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Youth-producer Adrieana Montes produces an audio essay about her family’s legacy surrounding the number eight. Created in collaboration with P.O.D....

  • Added: Jun 29, 2012
  • Length: 03:26
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Youth producer Jennifer Gonzales interviews Charlie Lockwood about the Oud, a Middle Eastern lute, in this Sonic Portrait. Produced in part with P....

  • Added: Jun 27, 2012
  • Length: 03:09
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A teen at Eastside Memorial High in East Austin reflects on her memories of her dad's jail term and the gifts he sent her from prison. Produced for...

  • Added: May 23, 2012
  • Length: 04:08
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A peak inside the acclaimed taqueria in Austin, Texas. Produced by youth reporters at Kealing Middle School for Stories From Deep in the Heart, a p...

Bought by KUT


  • Added: May 23, 2012
  • Length: 04:30
  • Purchases: 1
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Youth reporters from Kealing Middle School explore the incredible fantastical world of Vince Hanneman's Cathedral of Junk in Austin, Texas. Produce...

Bought by KUT


  • Added: May 22, 2012
  • Length: 04:28
  • Purchases: 1
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Youth producers at Kealing Middle School investigate a type of graffiti art that merges the old with the new. Produced for Stories From Deep in the...

  • Added: May 22, 2012
  • Length: 04:37
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The Driskill hotel in downtown Austin, an iconic 1800's structure, has become a legendary stop for amateur ghost hunters. Kealing Middle School yo...

  • Added: May 22, 2012
  • Length: 04:04