A Sense of Place: Third Season

Series produced by Helen Borten

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Producer/host Helen Borten creates a dynamic 13-part documentary series about the connections between people and places in America, presenting true stories as compelling as fiction, unforgettable characters and subject matter as fresh and provocative as the day's news.


8 Pieces

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A new inquiry into a notorious murder case that asks: Were the wrong men convicted of this crime?

Bought by Audible and Spokane Public Radio


  • Added: May 24, 2005
  • Length: 59:26
  • Purchases: 2
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How the dangerous skill of high steel became a rite of passage for a Mohawk tribe.

Bought by WRIR, XRAY.fm, WXAV 88.3FM, WAMC, XRAY.fm and more


  • Added: May 24, 2005
  • Length: 29:20
  • Purchases: 17
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A chronicle of rural life in Georgia unfolds between the lines of a farmers' newspaper.

Bought by Audible


  • Added: May 24, 2005
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 1
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Two parts, each 28:58 minutes. A one-hour celebration of ethnic humor.

Bought by KMXT, WETA, Spokane Public Radio, Audible, KUOW and more


  • Added: May 24, 2005
  • Length: 29:27
  • Purchases: 6
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The life and work of a renegade composer who blazed a trail to the future by using an instrument that sounded like the past.

Bought by WYSO


  • Added: May 24, 2005
  • Length: 29:31
  • Purchases: 1
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The strange life and haunting work of outside artist Achilles Rizzoli.

Bought by Audible


  • Added: May 24, 2005
  • Length: 29:25
  • Purchases: 1
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One hundred years of mob rule in Youngstown, Ohio.

Bought by Audible


  • Added: May 24, 2005
  • Length: 29:28
  • Purchases: 1
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Professional soldiers in Fort Benning, Georgia talk of the challenges facing themselves and their families as they prepare to go to war. Produced ...

Bought by WMPG, WFHB, KVSC, KVNF, WXDU and more


  • Added: May 24, 2005
  • Length: 28:56
  • Purchases: 11