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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


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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


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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


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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


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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


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Is Love Rational?

October 28, 2016
Produced by: Kristin Ramcharan
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Students explore the connection between love and rationality.

Is Love Rational?


MUSIC: “Cry” by Nangdo


A Cuban Nursery School

Lessons from a Cuban nursery school

October 21, 2016
Produced by: Stefania Gomez
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“If I did that at a nursery school I was working at in the United States, I would probably get fired. I would definitely get fired.”
MUSIC: “Aceitunas” and “ Pequeña Serenata Diurna” by Silvio Rodriguez

Lessons from a Cuban nursery school


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Card Index Emoji; Or, Who is John Appleseed?

September 14, 2016
Produced by: Justin Bai
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Producer Justin Bai starts on an investigative journey to find out whose face is on the card index emoji to later find out a shocking finding.

MUSIC: Curiosity, And So Then, Slow Lights, Old Regrets, Under Suspicion, Thoughtful, and Credit Roll by Lee Rosevere


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Abdi the American

April 28, 2016
Produced by: Edward Li, with help from Sophie McKibben
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A refugee travels 8000 miles to escape terror, only to realize that living in a new country means a new set of challenges.

Abdi the American