Also in the StoryCorps series
StoryCorps: Rogelio Martinez and Lisa Moya King
Rogelio Martinez talks to his former dance teacher, Lisa Moya King, about how she helped him through abuse at home.
StoryCorps: Glenda and Larry Rike
Glenda Rike tells her son, Larry, how his father, Aubrey Rike, came to be one of the few present when President John F. Kennedy received his last rites on November 22, 1963.
StoryCorps: Paquita Williams and Laura Lane
New York City Subway Conductor Paquita Williams talks to one of her passengers, Laura Lane, about her job.
StoryCorps MVI: Anthony and Jessica Villarreal
Retired Marine Corporal Anthony Villarreal talks with his wife, Jessica, about being severely injured during an IED attack while deployed to Afghanistan in 2008.
StoryCorps: Two Sisters
Two teenage sisters, whose names are withheld to respect their privacy, remember confiding in each other about being sexually abused by their uncle. They recorded this ...
StoryCorps: Rami Aizic and Robin Share
Rami Aizic talks to Robin Share about how they met and decided to start a family.
StoryCorps 10th Anniversary: Annie Perasa
Danny and Annie Perasa first came to StoryCorps in 2004 to share their love story. Two years later, Danny was diagnosed with terminal cancer. A week before he died, Danny and ...
StoryCorps 10th Anniversary: Wil and Olivia Smith
For StoryCorps' 10th anniversary, we're revisiting some favorite stories. At 27, Wil Smith's age wasn't the only thing that set him apart from other college freshmen. He was ...
Life's defining moments can come at surprising times. For John Brown, his life came into focus in 1993, when driving to work one day, he heard a radio program attacking homosexuals and decided to call in to the show....
NPR's Morning Edition 11/14/08
Intro and OutroINTRO:
Time now for StoryCorps.
This project is traveling the country, recording conversations between loved ones ...
... like the one we'll hear today from two brothers.
Paul Corbit [Korr-Bit] Brown and John Brown sat down together in Charleston, West Virginia.
Paul -- the older brother -- wanted to know something about John's life...
... as a young gay man.OUTRO:
John Brown with his brother, Paul Corbit Brown, in Charleston, West Virginia.
This story and the many others is in the StoryCorps book, "Listening Is An Act of Love."
The book is now in paperback.
StoryCorps interviews are also kept at the Library of Congress and at NPR-dot-ORG.