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Hearing Voices from NPR® is a weekly series of The Best of Public Radio: a sixty-minute stream of “driveway moments” all connected by a weekly theme. We listen to broadcasts and podcasts; we dig through audio archives; and we scour the web to find the best stories, sound-portraits, slam poets, docs, radio dramas, features, and found-sound.
Latest Stories from Hearing Voices
Last updated: Saturday, July 11 2015 05:52 PM
Thursday, September 27 2012 09:50 PM
The Life and Times of Solidod, the last remaining member of her village of Mescalero Apache who lived on the edge of Death Valley.
Tuesday, September 18 2012 03:00 PM
The voices of people who were or are living on the streets.
Thursday, September 13 2012 03:14 PM
Four American soldiers share their WWII experiences, before, during, and after their time in a German POW camp.
Wednesday, September 05 2012 08:25 PM
An anthropologist's sound-portrait of the ayahuasca plant and the people of Peru.
Thursday, August 30 2012 08:09 PM
A tribute to the composer on his 100th birthday.
Saturday, August 25 2012 12:31 AM
Athletic endeavors: swimming, track & field, basketball, and spin class.
Friday, August 17 2012 07:00 AM
Trekking with the Queen of Bhutan, bike-tripping Yellowstone Park, and trailing a Fanatic Reactionary Pedestrian.
Saturday, August 11 2012 08:00 AM
A tour of our nation's First Nations, by canoe and on horseback.
Friday, August 03 2012 05:09 PM
Documents of our changing perceptions of weapons of mass destruction.
Friday, July 27 2012 12:17 PM
Practicing polygamy, finding pockets of Polynesian Mormons, and converting the lost Indian Israelites.
Friday, July 20 2012 07:00 PM
Songs in the soundtrack of our lives.
Friday, July 13 2012 03:30 PM
Those lazy-hazy-crazy days of summer, stories of heat fatigue.
Friday, July 06 2012 03:39 PM
One hour of radio, one Baltimore city block, everybody's story.
Friday, June 29 2012 05:40 PM
Celebrating America with flags, fireworks and summer festivals.
Monday, June 25 2012 05:52 PM
A selection of stories from way above sea level.
Friday, June 15 2012 07:08 AM
Stories of paternal praise, pride, disappointment and love.
Saturday, June 09 2012 12:20 PM
Stories from inside the classroom.
Wednesday, May 30 2012 06:03 PM
A tribute to recently departed cultural innovators.
Friday, May 25 2012 07:09 AM
For Memorial Day, the voices of veterans remembering their comrades.
Wednesday, May 16 2012 05:58 PM
Paul Bowles: writer/outsider, Coyle & Sharp: men-on-the-street, and Ayahuasca tourism.
Thursday, May 10 2012 11:40 AM
Maternal tales from producers around the country, from traveling with mom to taking care of her.
Friday, May 04 2012 01:30 PM
Interviews with artists on the origins of the creative impulse (part two of two).
Thursday, April 26 2012 02:51 PM
Interviews with artists on the origins of the creative impulse (part one of two).
Friday, April 20 2012 04:20 PM
A survey of sounds and stories for and from Mother Earth.