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Stories of the human heart. A candid, unscripted conversation between two people about what's really important in life: love, loss, family, friendship. When the world seems out of hand, tune in to StoryCorps and be reminded of the things that matter most.

Stories of the human heart. A candid, unscripted conversation between two people about what's really important in life: love, loss, family, friendship. When the world seems out of hand, tune in to StoryCorps and be reminded of the things that matter most.

Location:

Brooklyn, NY

Networks:

NPR

Description:

Stories of the human heart. A candid, unscripted conversation between two people about what's really important in life: love, loss, family, friendship. When the world seems out of hand, tune in to StoryCorps and be reminded of the things that matter most.

Twitter:

@storycorps

Language:

English

Contact:

80 Hanson Place 2nd Floor Brooklyn, NY 11217 646-723-7020


Episodes

Carrying The Weight

3/2/2021
On this episode of the StoryCorps podcast, how one man's decision to forgive the man who murdered his son brought two families together.

Duration:00:20:48

Local Treasures

2/16/2021
On this episode of the StoryCorps podcast, we're sharing stories from people who bring their whole heart to the place they live, and help create a feeling of home for everyone around them.

Duration:00:17:03

First Comes Love, Then Comes StoryCorps

2/9/2021
On this episode, as we approach another Valentine's Day, we're bringing you stories from couples who don't need to look at a calendar to remember that they're in love.

Duration:00:15:55

I Found My Lighthouse

2/2/2021
On this episode of the StoryCorps podcast, we're exploring hope: where it comes from, what it feels like, and how it changes people.

Duration:00:17:04

The First, But Not The Last

1/26/2021
With the swearing in of Vice President Kamala Harris, this week's episode is all about badass ladies who are also trailblazers in their own right.

Duration:00:14:20

Making It Count

1/19/2021
This week on the StoryCorps podcast, we hear from a mother and daughter about how they became poll workers together, and what this last election day was like in their Philadelphia neighborhood.

Duration:00:12:32

Things Are Looking Up

1/5/2021
On this episode of the StoryCorps podcast, to kick off 2021, we're hearing stories from people who made big changes in their lives, started anew, and were happier for it.

Duration:00:09:35

Saying Goodbye To The Great Ones

12/29/2020
On this episode--as we close out 2020--memories of four people we lost this year, but who left us with lessons on how to live courageously.

Duration:00:17:15

To Grandmother's House We (Sorta) Go

12/22/2020
On this episode of the StoryCorps podcast, we're celebrating the holidays by sharing stories of the people who matter most—family.

Duration:00:13:32

A Little Piece Of Mommy On Earth

12/15/2020
On this episode, how Alice Mitchell and her younger brother Ibukun Owolabi found a way to move forward—from baby steps to teenagehood—after losing their mom.

Duration:00:15:24

Living My Life Like It's Golden

12/8/2020
On this episode of the StoryCorps podcast, how stepping into quarantine during the COVID-19 pandemic helped a man in his 90's step out of the closet.

Duration:00:15:07

Looking Back, Moving Forward

12/2/2020
On this season of the StoryCorps podcast, we're bringing you conversations from people who have lived through great change – historical moments but also personal ones – and learned some meaningful lessons along the way.

Duration:00:00:59

One Small Step: The NPR Special Part 2

10/27/2020
On this week's episode of the StoryCorps podcast, part two of the One Small Step special—highlighting conversations across the political divide.

Duration:00:26:25

One Small Step: The NPR Special Part 1

10/20/2020
On this week's episode of the StoryCorps podcast, how conversations across the political divide help create a culture of empathy.

Duration:00:28:18

What Carries Me Through

7/21/2020
On this episode of the StoryCorps podcast, how five families are dealing with COVID-19, and having tough conversations along the way.

Duration:00:19:26

A Chapter From My Life

7/14/2020
On this episode of the StoryCorps podcast, we're delving into the world of books, and the people who find inspiration on every page.

Duration:00:15:35

A Reason To Smile

7/7/2020
Whether it's an accidental punchline, or a couple that makes you root for love, the stories in this week's episode remind us there are still reasons to smile.

Duration:00:13:14

Comfort From The Kitchen

6/30/2020
From a slice of cake in Afghanistan to a slice of lox in New York, this week's episode celebrates our connection to food and each other.

Duration:00:16:29

Make Sure You Thank That Teacher

6/23/2020
On this week's episode of the StoryCorps podcast, we're rounding out the school year with conversations between students and the teachers who impacted their lives—inside and outside the classroom.

Duration:00:16:07

Grateful To Be Your Dad

6/16/2020
From words of wisdom to lifelong lessons, we're celebrating Father's Day with stories from some of our favorite dads in the StoryCorps archive.

Duration:00:18:11