Full episode 685: We Come From Small Places Prologue Prologue Transcript Guest host Neil Drumming wonders what it would be like to know exactly where he’s from. (4 minutes) ByNeil Drumming More in New York CityView all 775: The Possum Experiment July 8, 2022 Act Two: Spring Awakening Clay Elder grew up Mormon, with a fear of outsiders. 744: Essential Aug. 13, 2021 Act One: Three Bottles of Joy Station agent Moneta Lewis worked underground to shepherd disappearing commuters during the darkest days of the pandemic. 685: We Come From Small Places Oct. 11, 2019 Act One Writer and poet Imani Brown takes us through her experience at the parade that takes place in the early hours before the parade. More by Neil DrummingView all 747: Suitable for Children Sept. 10, 2021 Act One: Stars & Bars & Bars Producer Neil Drumming talks with the rapper Breeze Brewin about a toy car they both loved playing with as kids: The General Lee from the hit TV show The Dukes of Hazzard. 741: The Weight of Words July 9, 2021 Act Two: Daddy Lessons Parents try to shape who we are in their own image. 707: We Are in the Future June 5, 2020 Act One: Metropolis Now Producer Neil Drumming spends a couple days exploring Detroit, first with a quirky mayoral candidate running an Afrofuturist campaign, and then with a couple of locals.