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Legendary soprano Renata Scotto recalls her life and career in a special two hour feature co-produced by the WFMT Radio Network and Radio New Zeala...

Bought by 4MBS ClassicFM


  • Added: Mar 28, 2014
  • Length: 01:48:53
  • Purchases: 1
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Before it was legal in the United States, some doctors would risk arrest to provide women with access to safe abortions. When that wasn’t possible,...

  • Added: Mar 07, 2014
  • Length: 29:00
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Join Gloria Steinem, Jane Wyatt, Snow White, Lucille Ball, Rex Harrison, Diana Ross & the Supremes,George Burns & Gracie Allen, James Brown and a c...

  • Added: Mar 04, 2014
  • Length: 58:12
Caption: McCoy in the studio circa 1984.
You may not know Rosemarie McCoy’s name, but you probably know her songs. Over 800 of them spanning the full range of American pop music, from Rhyt...

Bought by WCAI / WNAN, WBEZ, and WNMU-FM


  • Added: Feb 18, 2014
  • Length: 55:22
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Eudora Welty, New Haven, CT, 1974, Credit: William Ferris
Eudora Welty was one of the South’s most beloved writers, and her fiction is still a study in detail and dialogue and wit. Her settings were often ...

Bought by Georgia Public Broadcasting


  • Added: Jan 17, 2014
  • Length: 13:47
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Cassandra King, Credit: Tanner Latham
Bestselling novelist Cassandra King talks about her new book Moonrise as well as her writing relationship with her husband, famous author Pat Conro...

Bought by Georgia Public Broadcasting


  • Added: Jan 07, 2014
  • Length: 20:07
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Chef Roscoe Hall, Credit: Tanner Latham
In our food-obsessed culture, we likely never think about what's on the menu at an eating disorder clinic. A couple of gourmet chefs bring their in...

Bought by Georgia Public Broadcasting and PRX Remix


  • Added: Jan 07, 2014
  • Length: 08:55
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Willie Nelson with Norah Jones and Sheryl Crow
Dolly Parton, Norah Jones, Rosanne Cash, Emmylou Harris and more great female singers share their insightful, deeply personal stories about Willie ...

Bought by WNTI-FM, KAZU, KSUT, KUMD, KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio and more


  • Added: Oct 07, 2013
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 7
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Rachel comes full-circle. She goes from being a college student to be a stripper and then back to starting all over again.

  • Added: May 16, 2013
  • Length: 18:57
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Helen Morley was an unsung hero in a relatively unknown battle – the grassroots fight for mental health care in Chicago. Her deficits were often he...

  • Added: Apr 18, 2013
  • Length: 06:20
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This is the second part of my Bon Appetit series celebrating the life and legacy of my friend and mentor Julia Child whose 100th birthday would hav...

  • Added: Jan 29, 2013
  • Length: 20:43
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Infant mortality rates in Michigan are better than they used to be, but still not good enough. Seven out of every 1,000 babies born in Michigan w...

  • Added: Oct 12, 2012
  • Length: 51:01
Caption: Jo Bai and her fellow English teachers in Yuyao, China.
Jo is African American. Jo lives in Yuyao, China. Jo gets a lot of attention.

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Aug 27, 2012
  • Length: 13:14
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Claressa Shields, Credit: Sue Jaye Johnson
Boxing has been an Olympic sport since the time of the ancient Greeks. But only men have taken part. This year, that changes. For the first time ev...

Bought by KUOW, PRX Remix, KGOU, KUT, The Story and more


  • Added: Jul 19, 2012
  • Length: 15:53
  • Purchases: 6
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There I was, an Indian woman on the move in a strange new land - Mongolia - and it didn't feel so strange. So much resonated - especially the voic...

Bought by WRPI, KFOK-LP, and KUNM


  • Added: Jul 11, 2012
  • Length: 23:43
  • Purchases: 3
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Kaline Medeiros is a professional athlete living in Fall River, Massachusetts. She’s chosen a sport that’s gaining popularity, but is still very co...

  • Added: May 31, 2012
  • Length: 08:11
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The story of Elena Fonseca, a remarkable women from Montevideo, Uruguay. Elena was a diplomats wife who lived in a number of countries before retur...

  • Added: May 25, 2012
  • Length: 10:01
Caption: Bonnie Raitt
Rock and Roll Hall of Famer and multiple Grammy-Award winner Bonnie Raitt is profiled in this two hour music and commentary special featuring an ex...

Bought by Prairie Public, Radio New Zealand, WTIP, KAZU, Prairie Public and more


  • Added: May 11, 2012
  • Length: 01:57:52
  • Purchases: 20
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Carole King's iconic career as a singer, songwriter, and pianist extraordinaire is celebrated with a two-part two-hour special.

Bought by KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, KFOK-LP, KGLT, Prairie Public, WUMB and more


  • Added: Apr 11, 2012
  • Length: 59:09
  • Purchases: 18
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Janis Joplin's friends and family talk about her final album,"Pearl."

Bought by KAWC, KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, KMUW, KMXT, KUFM - Montana Public Radio and more


  • Added: Apr 05, 2012
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 15
Caption: Host, Tina Fey
Groundbreaking writer, actress and comedian, Tina Fey comes to Public Radio to host The Hidden World of Girls, two new hour-long Specials inspired ...

Bought by KMUZ, WXAV 88.3FM, XRAY.fm, KPVL, WLPR and more


  • Added: Oct 03, 2011
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 68
Caption: Host, Tina Fey
Groundbreaking writer, actress and comedian, Tina Fey comes to Public Radio to host The Hidden World of Girls, two new hour-long Specials inspired ...

Bought by KMUZ, WXAV 88.3FM, XRAY.fm, WLPR, KPVL and more


  • Added: Oct 03, 2011
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 79
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Tony Bennett and his duet partners (Amy Winehouse, Norah Jones, Aretha Franklin, John Mayer and more) discuss the art of collaboration on timeless ...

Bought by WCAI / WNAN, KISU, KRWG, WAMC, 88.5 JAZZ FM Erie's Jazz Station and more


  • Added: Sep 21, 2011
  • Length: 01:28:00
  • Purchases: 10
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A mother struggles to represent herself in a custody dispute when she runs out of money to pay her lawyer.

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Aug 23, 2011
  • Length: 04:58
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: the Queen with Meerak, Credit: Jack Chance
Bhutan is a land of prayer flags and happiness. But people are people, and human suffering, including domestic violence, is as prevalent here as i...

Bought by KZYX, KQED, KFOK-LP, and KFAI


  • Added: Jun 09, 2011
  • Length: 24:36
  • Purchases: 4