Listening Is an Act of Love

Listening Is an Act of Love

A Celebration of American Life from the StoryCorps Project


Read by: Storycorps Participants
Narrated by:

Format
CD
Price
$14.95
 
  • CD
  • ISBN 9780143142614
  • 60 Minutes (Verify)
  • Penguin Audio
  • Adult

Overview

Drawn from the work of StoryCorps, the largest and most ambitious private oral history project in American history, comes this tapestry of the stories Americans have been sharing from their lives to leave behind to their loved ones.
Listening Is an Act of Love

Listening Is an Act of Love

Dave Isay, Read by: Storycorps Participants, Narrated by: Dave Isay

Praise

“Each interview is a revelation.”—USA Today

“ As heartwarming as a holiday pumpkin pie and every bit as homey . . . what emerges in these compelling pages is hard-won wisdom and boundless humanity.”—Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Table of Contents

Listening is an Act of LoveIntroduction
Author’s Note

Home and Family
Work and Dedication
Journeys
History and Struggle
Fire and Water

The Story of StoryCorps
Afterword
The Conversation of a Lifetime
Do-It-Yourself Checklist
Favorite StoryCorps Questions
Acknowledgments
StoryCorps Facilitators, 2003-06

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