Posts Tagged ‘PRX’

Event on March 5 with Al Letson, Host of Public Radio’s “State of the Re:Union”

Event on March 5 with Al Letson, Host of Public Radio's "State of the Re:Union"

Al Letson, host of the popular NPR/PRX radio show State of the Re:Union, will discuss the show and share audio and video clips in a public talk, “A More Perfect Union,” sponsored by the Center for Documentary Studies. The Public Radio Talent Quest Winner will also incorporate  performance elements from his other lives as an actor and poetry slam […]


Groundwork Radio Special Hosted by NPR’s Scott Simon Airing on Stations Nationwide

Groundwork Radio Special Hosted by NPR's Scott Simon Airing on Stations Nationwide

A one-hour radio special hosted by NPR Weekend Edition‘s Scott Simon features stories from Groundwork, a radio and multimedia project of the Center for Documentary Studies. The show will air on more than a hundred public radio stations nationwide, including WNYC New York, WBEZ Chicago, KUOW Seattle, Minnesota Public Radio, KALW San Francisco, and many others. Check with your […]


Listen: “Southern Slices: Summer Institute Stories from CDS” Purchased by WGBH Boston

Listen: "Southern Slices: Summer Institute Stories from CDS" Purchased by WGBH Boston

Radio-making isn’t just for professionals. Every summer, several dozen people from across the country converge on the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University to learn the skills of audio documentary work—recording, shaping and crafting a piece, and mixing it on the computer. They get guidance and inspiration from seasoned producers. (They also tend to […]