StoryCorps

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StoryCorps’ mission is to preserve and share humanity’s stories in order to build connections between people and create a more just and compassionate world.

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583 Pieces

Every day at StoryCorps booths across the country, ordinary people share extraordinary stories with friends and loved ones.


Pieces

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Phil and Philip Jr. Mortillaro talk about their experiences running their family business, Greenwich Locksmiths in Manhattan.

Bought by Raven Radio


  • Added: Dec 15, 2023
  • Length: 02:18
  • Purchases: 1
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Realizing she is nearing the end of life, Scott Miller sits down with his mom, Jackie Miller, for one last interview.

Bought by Troy Public Radio


  • Added: Nov 27, 2023
  • Length: 03:37
  • Purchases: 1
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Vietnam Marine veteran Eben Olrun tells his son Owen about his post-war struggles, and remembers a fellow soldier who helped him heal.

Bought by Raven Radio


  • Added: Nov 27, 2023
  • Length: 03:54
  • Purchases: 1
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Childhood friends Carlos G. Vélez-Ibáñez and Jim Murphy grew up together on the south side of Tucson, Arizona, but were less than friends initially...

  • Added: Nov 26, 2023
  • Length: 02:33
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Christine Berro talks with her husband, Andy Keeler, about the need to find love after losing a spouse.

Bought by KZMU Moab Community Radio and WYAP


  • Added: Nov 09, 2023
  • Length: 03:40
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Kathy Lopez and Cesar Viveros at an altar he made in honor of his late wife, Ana Guissel Palma. October 21, 2023 at FDR Park in Philadelphia., Credit: By Kayla Lattimore for StoryCorps.
Cesar Viveros remembers his wife, Ana Guissel Palma—an artist who documented Día de los Muertos altars, with his niece, Kathy Lopez.

Bought by WYAP and KZMU Moab Community Radio


  • Added: Nov 06, 2023
  • Length: 02:54
  • Purchases: 2
Caption:  Donna Salemink and Melissa Salemink at their StoryCorps interview in Loveland, Colorado on September 19, 2023, Credit: Zanna McKay
Donna Salemink and her daughter, Melissa, remember how Donna’s life was altered forever after she was struck by lightning.

Bought by KZMU Moab Community Radio


  • Added: Oct 23, 2023
  • Length: 03:09
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Shelby Rowe and Johnna James at their StoryCorps interview in Oklahoma City, OK. on July 13, 2023, Credit: By Julia Kirschenbaum for StoryCorps.
Shelby Rowe tells her friend, Johnna James, about surviving hardship and finding belonging in her Chickasaw roots.

Bought by KZMU Moab Community Radio


  • Added: Oct 19, 2023
  • Length: 02:49
  • Purchases: 1
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Mary Johnson-Roy first came to StoryCorps in 2011, to speak with Oshea Israel, the man who murdered her son. 12 years later, they share the latest ...

Bought by KZMU Moab Community Radio and WYAP


  • Added: Oct 13, 2023
  • Length: 11:50
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Trey Phillips and Andre Thomas at their StoryCorps interview in New London, CT on January 21, 2018., Credit: By Aisha Turner for StoryCorps
Trey Phillips came to StoryCorps with his college roommate Andre Thomas to talk about their first year at school and the impact they had on each ot...

Bought by WYAP


  • Added: Oct 12, 2023
  • Length: 03:49
  • Purchases: 1