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Dramatic tales, killer beats and the edgiest new talent in storytelling come together for a weekly radio hour hosted by Glynn Washington.


Snap #517 - Grand Illusion

August 7th, 2015

Episode 371 of 643 episodes

We think we've seen it all before, but what if we wake up and discover...that we're living in someone else's game? From NPR and PRX, Snap Judgment proudly presents "The Grand Illusion." River Crossing For his final rite of passage, Glynn must cross the uncrossable. Producer: Pat Mesiti-Miller Elmyr Mark Forgy was an All American boy from the midwest backpacking through Europe, when a chance meeting with a total stranger changed his life forever.To find out more about Mark’s story, be sure to pick up a copy of his memoir, and check out his website. Elmyr de Hory’s artwork can also be seen as part of an exhibit, Intent To Deceive , that’s currently touring the East Coast. Producer: Joe Rosenberg Queen of the Night All Florence Foster Jenkins ever wanted was to be a professional musician. But her father would not have his little lady pursuing those kinds of dreams. So Florence took off on her own.But no amount of training could prepare Florence or her audience for what would happen next. Producers: Julia Dewitt and Joe Rosenberg Cojones At some point the jig is always up, and it’s often up when you least expect it. Producer:Julia DeWitt