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A Special #RadioRace Offer from Pop Up Archive!

Posted July 30, 2014 by | 0 Comments | ]
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Need help logging tape for the 24-Hour Radio Race? We got you covered.

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Stuffed All Night: International Cuisine for Radio Warriors

Posted July 23, 2014 by | 0 Comments | ]
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Since launching registration for the 24-Hour Radio Race, we’ve made a lot of jokes about the suffering it entails — and about how crazy our contestants must be to take on such an ambitious project. But the truth is, we know the Radio Race is a ton of fun. And we actively want you to enjoy yourselves: meet interesting people, share a high-energy day with …

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Finding the Story: Eric Drachman and Albert Dayan on Home-Cooked Drama

Posted July 11, 2014 by | 0 Comments | ]
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Ask any storyteller — journalist, novelist, podcast-maker, or bombastic grandma — and they’ll confirm that sometimes finding a story worth telling can be just as hard, or even harder, than telling it. And if you’ve signed up for the 24-Hour Radio Race — or are debating whether to sign up at all — you may have started biting your nails over that daunting question: do …

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“The Ghosts of Fire Island” receives PRNDI Documentary Award

Posted July 1, 2014 by | 0 Comments | ]
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Congratulations to independent producer Myke Dodge Weiskopf, whose beautiful documentary, “The Ghosts of Fire Island,” has been named Best Documentary by PRNDI!

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UnFictional wants to hear from you!

Posted June 25, 2014 by | 0 Comments | ]
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Do you have a story you’ve been dying to tell on UnFictional? Well they want to hear from you.

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Inside the nerve center of LA traffic surveillance

Posted April 2, 2014 by | 0 Comments | ]
ATSAC staff can view live feeds from more than 400 cameras mounted on poles and buildings around the city.

Gideon Brower makes a pilgrimage ATSAC: the Automated Traffic Surveillance and Control center located under City Hall East, in downtown Los Angeles, to find out how LA traffic is monitored and controlled.

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Imperial Valley Slaughterhouse Closure Worries Locals

Posted April 2, 2014 by | 0 Comments | ]
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Imperial County in Southern California produces food for much of the country. The economy there depends on agriculture and cattle. Reporter Caitlin Esch has more on why the planned shutdown of a local beef processing plant is threatening to upset an entire region.

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Joe Frank: Isolation

Posted April 1, 2014 by | 0 Comments | ]
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A lost man rides the underground in search of companionship, and therapy leads to unexpected places. Isolation is a Joe Frank show created in collaboration with Julian Barratt and Julia Davis.

The song “Isolation” was composed and sung by Julian Barratt.
This program was mixed by Ray Guarna. Special thanks to Michal Story.

Banner image courtesy of Michal Story

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Jenni Rowell: Life, Interrupted

Posted March 19, 2014 by | 0 Comments | ]
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Imagine waking up every morning and seeing a stranger in the mirror…

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