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The Moth Radio Hour: Farms, Fish Banks, and an Iron Roof

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

All of the storytellers in this hour are New Voices Fellows from the Aspen Institute. A leading advocate for food security must reassess her own relationship to food, a young man dreams of an iron roof for his family,
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Ijeoma Oluo & April Salazar: StorySLAM Favorites

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Ijeoma Oluo's mother teaches her how to turn bad situations into adventures and April Salazar goes to a pro-choice rally with her stepfather.
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The Moth Radio Hour: Freddie Hubbard, Charlie Ravioli, and The Monk

Tuesday, April 07, 2015

Christian McBride, a jazz bassist, is put to the test by his idol, Freddie Hubbard; writer Adam Gopnik details his daughter’s cosmopolitan imaginary friend; and a down and out comic considers ending it all until the universe sends him an unlikely sign.
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Molly Cameron & Stevie Long: StorySLAM Favorites

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Molly Cameron tries to re-create a spontaneous moment for an album cover and a Stevie Long finds the nerve to sit down and have a difficult conversation with her father.
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The Moth Radio Hour: Live in Dublin

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

A special live edition of The Moth from Dublin, Ireland. A comedian must convince a court that a joke he told was funny, a shop worker in Ireland helps bring attention to South African apartheid, a young man stands up to his bullies,
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Starlee Kine: Waiting for Marina Abramović

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Starlee waits in line to see "The Artist is Present" on its last day.
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The Moth Radio Hour: Ski, Poe, Spa, and Towers

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

An avid skier saves the day, a caretaker gets caught up in the life of a famous 19th Century poet, a woman vacations at a fancy clothes-optional spa, and a daughter tries to surprise her mom at the World Trade Center one September morning.
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Andre Gregory: The First Time

Tuesday, March 03, 2015

Actor, writer, and director Andre Gregory tells the story of falling in love for the first time.
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Leah Benson & Steve Zimmer: StorySLAM Favorites

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

A woman finds what she hopes is a love letter and a man goes to Comic Con with his girlfriend.
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The Moth Radio Hour: Live in Portland, Maine

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

A special live edition of The Moth at the State Theatre in Portland, Maine. A high school guidance counselor tries to keep his students safe, a woman learns to stop blaming herself years after an accident, and an astronaut prepares for his next shuttle...
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The Moth Radio Hour: Rattlesnakes, Wedding Rings and Rescue Missions

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

A blind man goes on an adventure to test his senses, a woman navigates the dos and don’ts of widowhood, and a humanitarian rescue worker is forced to decide whether he will break the rules to save more lives.
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The Moth Radio Hour: Cartoons, Cleanups, and Close Calls

Tuesday, February 03, 2015

A jack-of-all-trades enters a cartoon contest, a teacher’s pet is invited to do a special project, a girl from Queens learns to think big, and a woman walking alone at night faces her worst fears.
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The Moth Radio Hour: Doctors, Prom, and Ellen

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

A high schooler encounters racism when he tries to go to prom, a young woman is afraid to tell her grandmother that she is gay, an English woman has to answer a tough question on her US citizenship test, and a doctor must make a life and death decision...
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The Moth Radio Hour: Wigs, Wigouts, and Insurance

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

A woman decides whether she's a wig person or a scarf person while undergoing chemotherapy, a magazine editor is confronted by rapper Foxy Brown, and a mother navigates the everyday after her son is gravely injured.
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The Moth Radio Hour: The Moth at the World Science Festival

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

A special live edition of The Moth Radio Hour from the 2014 World Science Festival in New York City. A doctor who studies memory is confronted with her own father’s memory loss, a boy attempts to take control of his life by planning the perfect Bar Mit...
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Josh Axelrad: Lucky Ladies

Tuesday, January 06, 2015

A gambler with a destructive streak tells himself he can beat the odds one last time.
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Grace Lee Boggs: Partners In Struggle

Tuesday, December 30, 2014

Grace Lee Boggs tells a story about how the civil rights leader A. Philip Randolph inspired her to get involved, and how she met her husband Jimmy Boggs.
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The Moth Radio Hour: Holiday Special 2014

Tuesday, December 23, 2014

Simon Doonan encounters challenges when called on to decorate the White House for Christmas, a man is hesitant to work with a ‘Hollywood’ style church in his neighborhood, a Jewish girl meets Santa, and a boy thinks his dreams have finally come true wh...
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The Moth Radio Hour: Family, Friendship, and Mother Nature

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

A woman finds an unexpected new family when she adopts a son, a bad soldier learns to write from personal loss, and a man is working at a nuclear power plant when disaster strikes.
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Ameera Chowdhury & Erin Barker: StorySLAM Favorites

Tuesday, December 09, 2014

A teenager writes a review of an Iggy Pop album and gets an unexpected response, and a different teenager adjusts to life with new step-siblings.
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