Preserving Our Voices http://wkms.org en Preserving Our Voices 2013 http://wkms.org/post/preserving-our-voices-2013 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Welcome to </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Preserving our Voices</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. This program is inspired by Story Corp’s National Day of Listening project. The National Day of Listening was conceived as an encouragement to listen to and record a loved one telling his or her stories.</span></p> Fri, 29 Nov 2013 18:15:03 +0000 Chad Lampe 36944 at http://wkms.org Preserving Our Voices 2013 Chad and Tracy Preview 'Preserving Our Voices' http://wkms.org/post/chad-and-tracy-preview-preserving-our-voices <p>WKMS News Director Chad Lampe&nbsp;talks with Tracy Ross on <em>Sounds Good</em> about the WKMS original production "Preserving Our Voices" airing Friday at noon, following the StoryCorps 10th Anniversary Special: Ties that Bind. They preview some of the stories you'll hear in the special, and listen to part of a story from Paducah resident and MSU&nbsp;alum, Jesus Menendez, who grew up in Cuba during the Cuban Revolution and made his way to a new life in western Kentucky.</p> Mon, 25 Nov 2013 21:30:08 +0000 Matt Markgraf 36861 at http://wkms.org Chad and Tracy Preview 'Preserving Our Voices' Preserving Our Voices on National Day of Listening http://wkms.org/post/preserving-our-voices-national-day-listening <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Join us on The National Day of Listening, November 29, for a special broadcast of the oral history project Preserving Our Voices, airing during the noon hour of </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Sounds Good</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. In the month of October, </span>WKMS<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> staff members met at participating libraries with people from our region at who had stories to record and preserve. We've captured some of the highlights from these recordings and will present them to you the day after Thanksgiving. Tue, 05 Nov 2013 18:54:20 +0000 Matt Markgraf 36274 at http://wkms.org Preserving Our Voices on National Day of Listening