"What has happened to the human voice?"

Studs Terkel, the late oral historian, from a 2005 interview recorded when a StoryCorps MobileBooth visited his home.
Recorded in Chicago, Illinois
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Studs Terkel, the late oral historian, from a 2005 interview recorded when a StoryCorps MobileBooth visited his home.
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Recorded in Chicago, Illinois
Produced by
Michael Garofalo

Facilitated by
Kayvon Bahramian, Nick Yulman and Rani Shankar

Themes
Angels & Mentors
Staff Picks
Wisdom

"I wasn't very nice..."

87-year-old Kay Wang tells her granddaughter, Chen, and her son, Cheng, about her childhood.
Recorded in New York City, New York
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87-year-old Kay Wang tells her granddaughter, Chen, and her son, Cheng, about her childhood.
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Recorded in New York City, New York
Produced by
Katie Simon

Facilitated by
John White

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Growing Up
Staff Picks
Work

"My father was everything to me..."

Lynn Weaver talks with his daughter, Kimberly, about his father, Ted Weaver, who worked as a janitor and chauffeur in Nashville, Tennessee.
Recorded in Atlanta, Georgia
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Lynn Weaver talks with his daughter, Kimberly, about his father, Ted Weaver, who worked as a janitor and chauffeur in ...
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Recorded in Atlanta, Georgia
Produced by
Katie Simon

Facilitated by
Elaine Davenport

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Angels & Mentors
Griot
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"By the time I was in the second grade, everyone was calling me Raymond."

Ramon "Chunky" Sanchez remembers how teachers changed the names of Mexican-American students during the 1950s.
Recorded in San Diego, California
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Ramon "Chunky" Sanchez remembers how teachers changed the names of Mexican-American students during the 1950s.
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Recorded in San Diego, California
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Katie Simon

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Growing Up
Historias
Identity
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Witness

"Let's talk about Miss Devine."

James Ransom and Cherie Johnson remember their neighbor and Sunday school teacher.
Recorded in Sarasota, Florida
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James Ransom and Cherie Johnson remember their neighbor and Sunday school teacher.
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Angels & Mentors
Griot
Growing Up
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"We'd known death but not like this."

Hector Black remembers the murder of his daughter, Patricia Nuckles, by an intruder in her home.
Recorded in Nashville, Tennessee
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Hector Black remembers the murder of his daughter, Patricia Nuckles, by an intruder in her home.
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Recorded in Nashville, Tennessee
Produced by
Michael Garofalo

Facilitated by
Katie Simon

Themes
Discovery
Staff Picks
Struggle

"What's your life like now, Dad?"

Priya Morganstern and Bhavani Jaroff interview their father, Ken Morganstern, who has Alzheimer's disease.
Recorded in New York City, New York
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Priya Morganstern and Bhavani Jaroff interview their father, Ken Morganstern, who has Alzheimer's disease.
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Recorded in New York City, New York
Produced by
Michael Garofalo

Facilitated by
Carolyn Bancroft

Themes
Memory Loss
Staff Picks
Struggle