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The Nanny Affair

December 15, 2016
Produced by: Georgia Wright
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The Nanny Affair


A blissful day of babysitting takes a dramatic twist when a nanny finds herself smack in the middle of a real-life soap opera.

Music by: Podington Bear, Lawrence Elow, As the World Turns, and The Edge of Night.


28 Notes Toward a Theory of Normalized Pain or, The Gender of Wellness

December 15, 2016
Produced by: Liza Yeager

28 NOTES TOWARD A THEORY OF NORMALIZED PAIN OR, THE GENDER OF WELLNESS

Written by Anne Fosburg.
With help from Sarah Cooke, Stefania Gomez, Kamille Johnson, Sophie Kasakove, Addy Schuetz, Katie Murphy, Dolma Ombadykow, Niki Sanders, and Sophia Washburn

MUSIC BY: Free Music Archive


Chapman

December 8, 2016
Produced by: Grant Goldman
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A retelling of the Johnny Appleseed legend.

Music: Reflector by Podington Bear


What’s Your Favorite Emoji?

December 8, 2016
Produced by: Justin Bai
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What's Your Favorite Emoji?

“Probably the upside-down smiley face ’cause it conveys a sense of existential despair that permeates all of Millennial existence.” Hear what else producer Justin Bai found out at Emojicon about people’s favorite emojis.

Music: “Tech Toys” by Lee Rosevere


Buzzfeed and Gentrification

December 1, 2016
Produced by: Kristin Ramcharan
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Two collegiate scholars describe the connection between Buzzfeed’s social influence and the process of gentrification.

Buzzfeed and Gentrification


Music: “Otis McDonald” by Erykah,
“Two Step” by Ryan Little,
“Silent Partner” by Clobber


Reverberations

December 1, 2016
Produced by: Ariana Martinez
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The Fort Adams “listening tunnels” serve to remind us that we respond to this fear the only way we know how: by creating something equally unfathomable, dark, and deep with which to fight it.

Special thanks to Steve Marino, tour guide at Fort Adams in Newport, Rhode Island for providing history and narrative.

Reverberations


Home

November 21, 2016
Produced by: Travis Williams
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Students from Brown University reflect on what they miss most from home: dogs, food, and the sound of a firetruck at midnight. Listen to what they had to say.


Music: Podington Bear


sobre la guayaba y la gente gay

November 21, 2016
Produced by: Stefania Gomez
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“Today my professor lectured us on the queers.”

sobre la guayaba y la gente gay


Music: “Esta Es Para Tí” by Danay Suarez
“Eleggua” by Ibeyi
“River” by Ibeyi


93 Benevolent

November 3, 2016
Produced by: Liza Yeager
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One Providence resident takes photos of a house with many, many histories.

93 Benevolent

Music: Free Music Archive