All Pieces for Laura Spero

Caption: Women and Girls gathering wood in Kaskikot, Nepal, Credit: Laura Spero
An American gal accompanies a raucous group of neighbors down the mountain to cut firewood in rural Nepal.

  • Added: Apr 23, 2010
  • Length: 04:05
Caption: Cel roti is eaten during any festive gathering, official or unofficial, including holidays or in the presence of good company--and especially during the harvest festivals of Dashain and Tihar in October and November., Credit: Laura Spero
Learning to cook a traditional fried bread in Nepal.

  • Added: Sep 14, 2009
  • Length: 04:57
Caption: People of all stripes gather in Jerusalem to shop before Shabbat, Credit: Laura Spero
The elbow-throwing, shekel-shouting, watermelon and halva and bread-selling chaos of Jerusalem's largest outdoor market on a Friday afternoon just ...

  • Added: Sep 12, 2009
  • Length: 01:05
Caption: Reporter Laura Spero looks for giu while Aamaa watches in the background...with a smile., Credit: Laura Spero
Let's talk about locally produced food--you've never had milk like this. In the village of Kaskikot, Nepal, Aamaa shows reporter Laura Spero how t...

Bought by WBEZ, WAMC Northeast Public Radio, and KUOW

  • Added: Aug 27, 2009
  • Length: 04:42
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: At the entrance to the Tashi Palkhiel Tibetan Refugee Camp in Pokhara, Nepal, Credit: Laura Spero
Tibetan refugees have been living in Nepal for over fifty years, and refugee camps are well-established collections of concrete homes. But Tibetan...

  • Added: Aug 23, 2009
  • Length: 03:29
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As Barack Obama accepted the nomination for President of the United States, he said that "Change...cannot happen without a new spirit of service, a...

Bought by Prairie Public, KLCC, and KUFM - Montana Public Radio

  • Added: Nov 05, 2008
  • Length: 06:39
  • Purchases: 3
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Kevin Filici has spent four years building a garage that is now more valuable than his house.

Bought by WILL

  • Added: Oct 19, 2008
  • Length: 05:28
  • Purchases: 1
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Just before the opening of the 2008 Bejing Olympics, Don Spero tells his daughter, for the billionth time, of the epic rivalry he once had with gre...

  • Added: Oct 13, 2008
  • Length: 05:09
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Hairdressers in New York City describe how things look from behind the chair

Bought by KUT, KXOT Public Radio, and WFUV

  • Added: Nov 01, 2007
  • Length: 03:07
  • Purchases: 3
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At NYU, business school applicants represent themselves creatively through an unusual essay question.

  • Added: Oct 28, 2007
  • Length: 05:12
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In May 2002, seniors compare the post 9/11 world to Pearl Harbor and World War II.

Bought by KUER

  • Added: Oct 28, 2007
  • Length: 26:44
  • Purchases: 1
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Mel and Sharon have different reactions to an unusual weekend outing.

  • Added: Dec 18, 2005
  • Length: 03:08
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A personal essay on finding rythm and rhyme in the chaos of New York City.

  • Added: Oct 07, 2005
  • Length: 18:56