StoryCorps in Nashville

December 20, 2007

Today’s Nashville Scene tells the tale of StoryCorps, a project that encourages everyday folks to interview each other, with the resulting conversations being recorded for the Library of Congress.

The better tales are played on National Public Radio stations. StoryCorps has a couple of Airstream trailers that move around the country, and booths in three long-term locations: New York, Milwaukee, and Nashville. The latter is in the downtown Public Library on Church Street, and will be there until September of 2008.

The Nashville Scene’s Maria Brown writes an account of interviewing her mother for StoryCorps, and of the experience says the following:


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