The Scene on Radio podcast is produced at the Center for Documentary Studies (CDS), a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization affiliated with Duke University.

The recent Seeing White series from Season 2, nominated for a 2017 Peabody Award, has struck a chord with listeners around the world, who have found the content fascinating, eye-opening, and invaluable as a teaching tool. After numerous requests for additional resources, full transcripts of Seeing White, as well as a discussion guide and bibliography, are now available on the podcast’s website. Seeing White is currently being rebroadcast to the top of podcast feeds.

The MEN series in collaboration with Celeste Headlee has also concluded, and also includes discussion guide and bibliography. The series examines patriarchy in America today and in the past. 

We want Season 4 of Scene on Radio to be just as transformative, and we need your help. Please make a gift today to support the creation of vital documentary work like the Seeing White and MEN series.

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Founded in 1989, CDS was the country’s first institution dedicated to documentary expression as a mode of inquiry and catalyst for social change. CDS is today the preeminent place to learn, make, and share documentary across all mediums—photography, film, writing, audio, experimental and new media.

Producing first-rate documentary work requires skilled makers and a great deal of time, travel, equipment, and research. Your tax-deductible gift will allow CDS to continue creating and sharing stories that help to bridge the gaps between us.

The shortest distance between two people is a story. With your help, we are many voices, many stories, transforming lives.

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Please contact Mike Gulley, CDS Development Director, at (919) 660-3699 or with questions.