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Teenage Diaries Revisited (Hour Special)

From: Radio Diaries
Series: Teenage Diaries Revisited
Length: 58:57

Hour-long special of Teenage Diaries Revisited. Back in the 1990s, Radio Diaries producer Joe Richman gave tape recorders to a handful of teens and asked them to report on their own lives. Now, almost 20 years later, Joe has checked back in with them. Read the full description.

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A lot of life happens in two decades. 

Back in the 1990s, Radio Diaries producer Joe Richman gave tape recorders to a handful of teens and asked them to report on their own lives.

Now, almost 20 years later, Joe has checked back in... With Josh, still struggling with Tourette syndrome as an adult; Melissa, who was a teen mom and is now the mom of a teenager; and Juan, a Mexican immigrant who is now a father and husband...and still undocumented. 

Teenage Diaries Revisited is presented by Radio Diaries, in collaboration with NPR and PRX
For more information visit www.radiodiaries.org or email Joe Richman joe@radiodiaries.org 

*No news hole and 2 floating breaks

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Piece Description

A lot of life happens in two decades. 

Back in the 1990s, Radio Diaries producer Joe Richman gave tape recorders to a handful of teens and asked them to report on their own lives.

Now, almost 20 years later, Joe has checked back in... With Josh, still struggling with Tourette syndrome as an adult; Melissa, who was a teen mom and is now the mom of a teenager; and Juan, a Mexican immigrant who is now a father and husband...and still undocumented. 

Teenage Diaries Revisited is presented by Radio Diaries, in collaboration with NPR and PRX
For more information visit www.radiodiaries.org or email Joe Richman joe@radiodiaries.org 

*No news hole and 2 floating breaks

Broadcast History

Juan, Josh and Melissa's stories were originally broadcast as part of a larger Teenage Diaries Revisited series on NPR's All Things Considered in May 2013. This special PRX hour, hosted by Joe Richman, is being released to stations in December 2013.

Transcript

Email info@radiodiaries.org for transcript
Read the full transcript

Timing and Cues

Timing and cues:

-You have three promos to choose from, they are all 30 seconds.

-This 1-hour special does NOT break for a news hole.

00:00:00 BILLBOARD INCUE: NIRVANA MUSIC, "BACK IN THE 90S..."
00:00:59 BILLBOARD OUTCUE: "16 YEARS" AND MUSIC TAIL

00:01:00 SEGMENT A INCUE: "A FEW YEARS AGO I GOT THIS EMAIL"
00:17:18 SEGMENT A OUTCUE: "A SPECIAL BROADCAST FROM RADIO DIARIES IN COLLABORATION WITH NPR AND PRX"

(59 SECOND MUSIC BED 1 FOR STATION ID)

00:18:18 SEGMENT B INCUE: "YOU'RE LISTENING TO TEENAGE DIARIES REVISITED"
00:37:44 SEGMENT B OUTCUE: "MOM OF A TEENAGER" AND MUSIC TAIL

(59 SECOND MUSIC BED 2 FOR STATION ID)

00:38:44 SEGMENT C INCUE: "THIS IS TEENAGE DIARIES REVISITED"
00:59:00 SEGMENT C OUTCUE: "AND CUT"

Musical Works

Title Artist Album Label Year Length
Deuter Tonetraeger This is not here. Quatermass 2004 :00
That Right Ain t Shit The Books Lemon of Pink. Temporary Residence Ltd 2011 :00

Additional Credits

Edited by Deborah George and Ben Shapiro

Related Website

http://www.radiodiaries.org