A five-part radio series documenting the struggle against apartheid.
At 16, Claressa Shields is the youngest woman to compete for a spot on the first-ever women’s Olympic boxing team.
Since 1996, Radio Diaries has given tape recorders to young people around the country and worked with them to produce the Teenage Diaries series for NPR.
Josh has Tourette’s Syndrome, a neurological disorder that causes uncontrollable tics and involuntary verbal outbursts.
A group of residents of The Presbyterian Home use tape recorders to document their lives in retirement.
94-year old Selma Koch runs the Town Shop, one of New York’s last old-style bra fitting shops.
Once there were thousands of seltzer men in New York City. Today, Walter Backerman is one of the last.
November 23, 1936, was a very good day for recorded music.
On September 8th, 1906, New York’s Bronx Zoo unveiled a new exhibit that would attract thousands of visitors. Inside a cage, in the monkey house, was a man.
May 31, 2013
Listen to Josh's teenage and grown-up diaries in our latest podcast. (Plus, outtakes!)
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May 29, 2013
A video of Joe's talk at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism about producing Teenage Diaries Revisited.
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