Reality Radio: Telling True Stories in Sound / Edition 1

Reality Radio: Telling True Stories in Sound / Edition 1

by John Biewen

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Reality Radio: Telling True Stories in Sound

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The University of North Carolina Press
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Documentary Arts and Culture, Published in association with the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University Series
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6.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword Rick Moody ix

Introduction John Biewen 1

Are We On The Air? Chris Brookes 15

That Jackie Kennedy Moment Scott Carrier 27

Talking To Strangers The Kitchen Sisters 36

No Holes Were Drilled in the Heads of Animals In The Making Of This Radio Show Jad Abumrad 44

Harnessing Luck as an Industrial Product Ira Glass 54

Covering Home Katie Davis 67

What Did She Just Say? damali ayo 76

Out There Sherre DeLys 86

Cigarettes and Dance Steps Alan Hall 96

Unreality Radio Natalie Kestecher 108

Finding the Poetry Dmae Roberts 116

Diaries and Detritus: One Perfectionist's Search For Imperfection Joe Richman 128

Living History Stephen Smith 135

The Voice and the Place Sandy Tolan 147

Crossing Borders Maria Martin 157

Adventurers in Sound Karen Michel 165

Dressy Girls Lena Eckert-Erdheim 171

Salt is flavor and Other Tips Learned While Cooking Emily Botein 176

Afterword: Listen Jay Allison 183

About the Contributors 197

Editor's Note: Hearing the Documentaries 205

Acknowledgments 207

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