Darryl Downes remembers discovering his talent while serving time in Sing Sing Prison.
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Darryl Downes remembers discovering his talent while serving time in Sing Sing Prison.
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Recorded in New York City, New York
Competitive eater Don "Moses" Lerman remembers winning his first contest.
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Competitive eater Don "Moses" Lerman remembers winning his first contest.
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Recorded in New York City, New York
Ricardo Pitts-Wiley tells his son Jonathan about a year that shaped his life.
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Ricardo Pitts-Wiley tells his son Jonathan about a year that shaped his life.
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89-year-old Bob Panara, who became deaf when he was ten, tells his friend Greg Livadas... more.
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89-year-old Bob Panara, who became deaf when he was ten, tells his friend Greg Livadas about meeting some of baseball's ...
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Recorded in Rochester, New York
Eric Lamet remembers reuniting with his father in Italy, where Eric and his mother lived... more.
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Eric Lamet remembers reuniting with his father in Italy, where Eric and his mother lived as Jewish refugees during WWII.
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Recorded in Miami, Florida
Taro Alexander talks about growing up with a stutter.
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Taro Alexander talks about growing up with a stutter.
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Recorded in New York City, New York
Judge Olly Neal tells his daughter, Karama, how he discovered African American author Frank Yerby... more.
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Judge Olly Neal tells his daughter, Karama, how he discovered African American author Frank Yerby while cutting class and hiding ...
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Recorded in Little Rock, Arkansas
Nzingha Masani tells her friend, Noah Hairston, about receiving her name at an African naming... more.
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Nzingha Masani tells her friend, Noah Hairston, about receiving her name at an African naming ceremony.
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Recorded in Detroit, Michigan
Nick Shepard (L) tells his friend Hugh Ryan the story of meeting his biological father... more.
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Nick Shepard (L) tells his friend Hugh Ryan the story of meeting his biological father for the first time.
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Recorded in New York City, New York
Sue Adam (L) tells her daughter, Deborah Dimasi (R), about her decision to place Deborah... more.
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Sue Adam (L) tells her daughter, Deborah Dimasi (R), about her decision to place Deborah for adoption as a baby.
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Recorded in New York City, New York
Jim Crane tells his daughter Missy Worden what he liked best about college.
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Jim Crane tells his daughter Missy Worden what he liked best about college.
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Recorded in Atlanta, Georgia
11-year-old Connor Murphy interviews his mother, Patricia.
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11-year-old Connor Murphy interviews his mother, Patricia.
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Recorded in Madison, Wisconsin
John Curtis talks to his son John Wikiera, who he adopted as a baby from... more.
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John Curtis talks to his son John Wikiera, who he adopted as a baby from Vietnam.
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Recorded in Rochester, New York
Mala Fernando tells her daughter Ashanthi Gajaweera about the early days of her marriage in... more.
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Mala Fernando tells her daughter Ashanthi Gajaweera about the early days of her marriage in Sri Lanka.
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Recorded in Rochester, New York
Beverly Shakin tells her son, David, about her first romantic encounter.
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Beverly Shakin tells her son, David, about her first romantic encounter.
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Recorded in New York City, New York
High school teacher John Byrne talks with one of his former students, Samantha Liebman.
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High school teacher John Byrne talks with one of his former students, Samantha Liebman.
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Recorded in New York City, New York
John Hope Franklin, the late scholar of African American history, tells his son, John, about... more.
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John Hope Franklin, the late scholar of African American history, tells his son, John, about being a Boy Scout during ...
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Recorded in Tulsa, Oklahoma
Roni Cohen tells her brother, Adam, about giving birth to her son.
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Roni Cohen tells her brother, Adam, about giving birth to her son.
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Recorded in New York City, New York