Sound for September 11

How can sound other than the human voice be used to tell a story?

Few people can demonstrate as well as the Kitchen Sisters how to use sound to transport listeners into a different time, space, and culture milieu.

We’ll listen to Walking on High Steel, one of the stories in the Sonic Memorial Project, which remembers 9/11 through the sounds and memories of Mohawk Indian ironworkers.

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About Lisa Phillips

I am an assistant professor of journalism at SUNY New Paltz and the author of Unrequited: Women and Romantic Obsession (HarperCollins, 2015) and Public Radio: Behind the Voices.
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