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You may not know his name, but you’ve heard his work: award-winning public radio documentaries like "Witness to an Execution" and "The Yiddish Radio Project." David Isay is an oral historian and one of public radio’s most prolific and well-respected documentarians. He joins Kojo to discuss his career in public radio, including his latest project, which takes StoryCorps on the road.
- David Isay Oral historian, radio documentarian and president of Sound Portraits
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