Podcasts – Listen to This!
By Maria Rogers Oral History Program
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The “Listen to This!” podcasts are created using interviews from the Maria Rogers Oral History Program’s collection of more than 1,800 interviews that consist of personal reminiscences and recollections that give the flavor of everything from everyday life to major events in Colorado history.
||CleanHistory as a Living Thing||Maeve Conran’s story about the Maria Rogers Oral HistoryProgram aired on KGNU on May 31, 2012. Conran, Co-Director of News for the Boulder public radio station begins her story like this: “The Carnegie Library in Boulder feels more like a mus||1 6 2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Man They Said They’d Never Free||By Brandon Springer IN SEPTEMBER OF 1946, Soviet Jewish mathematician Naum Meiman was parted from his family. His daughter, Olga Plam; her husband, Misha; and their son were leaving the Soviet Union for the United States after spending a year as refusenik||13 1 2011||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIn Memoriam, 2010: Father James McKeown||THE MARIA ROGERS ORAL HISTORY PROGRAM has collected interviews with Boulder and Boulder County residents since 1976. Each year we add about 50 new interviews to our archive. And every year, some of the people that we interviewed finish their time here on||3 12 2010||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBoulder Action for Soviet Jewry: The Beginning||By Brandon Springer AS THE SOVIET UNION BEGAN TO CRUMBLE in the late 1980s, a group of Jews in Boulder organized to aid and resettle Soviet Jews who faced increasing discrimination from the Soviet state and refusal of their requests to emigrate (earning t||9 11 2010||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBack to the Basics: Frontier Schools||The first schoolhouse in Boulder, Colorado, was built in 1860. During the next hundred years, the people of Boulder County established sixty-six school districts. A district was established only after proof was provided that there were at least 10 childre||5 10 2010||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAdopting a New Country||EARLIER THIS MONTH we celebrated Independence Day, which is symbolic of many things for American citizens: a hard war fought and won, freedom gained in the balance, inalienable human rights that determine the fabric of American society. The day is one o||13 7 2010||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLong’s Gardens Podcast||OUR PODCAST ABOUT LONG’S GARDENS is up. Access it by clicking here . You also can play it from our site, where you can download it to your computer and/or mp3 player. Take it along on your mp3 player to listen to as you tour the gardens, which are l||16 6 2010||Free||View in iTunes|