Producer Dmae Roberts travels to Taiwan with her mother. Together they grapple with her mother's harrowing childhood during World War II. This story is highly personal and inventive, a journey of sound and story.
The actor Daniel Trigg reads from the classic Studs Terkel book, “Working”.
We hear from a listener who brought a house and found an unexpected connection to her family.
British farmer David Cundall has spent the past 17 years searching for buried spitfire airplanes.
Someone's in the kitchen with mama ... a story from the Kitchen Sisters, Nikki Silva and Davia Nelson.
Mayan activist Cristina Coc tells about growing up with the Mayan calendar.
How the principal who started a democratic school got voted out.
How "Doop" Duprie is making and selling pie out of a dive bar in Detroit.
Nicholas Feltron tries to graph the impossible - daily life.
Sarah Churman lived all of her life unable to hear anything until she saved enough money for a hearing implant.
Guest Sean Cole talks with a Syrian dissident in hiding, and then a photographer who spent ten days embedded with Syrian rebels.
Dick talks with sound recorder Gordon Hempton who searches out the sounds of silence - in the Amazon and around the world. When he finds a place untouched by man-made noise, he works to preserve it.
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