40 episodes

Serial is a podcast from the creators of This American Life, hosted by Sarah Koenig. Serial unfolds one story - a true story - over the course of a whole season. The show follows the plot and characters wherever they lead, through many surprising twists and turns. Sarah won't know what happens at the end of the story until she gets there, not long before you get there with her. Each week she'll bring you the latest chapter, so it's important to listen in, starting with Episode 1. New episodes are released on Thursday mornings.

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Serial is a podcast from the creators of This American Life, hosted by Sarah Koenig. Serial unfolds one story - a true story - over the course of a whole season. The show follows the plot and characters wherever they lead, through many surprising twists and turns. Sarah won't know what happens at the end of the story until she gets there, not long before you get there with her. Each week she'll bring you the latest chapter, so it's important to listen in, starting with Episode 1. New episodes are released on Thursday mornings.

    Nice White Parents - Ep. 5

    Nice White Parents - Ep. 5

    An unexpected last chapter. Some white parents start behaving differently.

    • 53 min
    Nice White Parents - Ep. 4

    Nice White Parents - Ep. 4

    Is it possible to limit the power of white parents?

    • 50 min
    Nice White Parents - Ep. 3

    Nice White Parents - Ep. 3

    We saw what happens when white families come into the school. What happens when they stay out?

    • 46 min
    Nice White Parents - Ep. 2

    Nice White Parents - Ep. 2

    White parents in the 1960s fought to be part of a new, racially integrated school. Where’d they go?

    • 53 min
    Nice White Parents - Ep. 1

    Nice White Parents - Ep. 1

    A group of parents take one big step together.

    • 1 hr 2 min
    S03 Episode 09: Some Time When Everything Has Changed

    S03 Episode 09: Some Time When Everything Has Changed

    The state of Ohio decides where Joshua belongs.

    • 49 min

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
64.9K Ratings

64.9K Ratings

Hawk1619 ,

Real Reporting

In depth actual detailed analysis and reporting. Good to see such thing still exists. I look forward to a new season at some point.

Mainland chick ,

@sarahkoenig I love you

Great podcast, I’ve listened to every season. I’ve learned so much. These topics are very interesting and important. Thank you for bringing these subjects to my attention and others as well. Very well done. Also you can tell people respond comfortably to you. @sarahkoenig I love you!!!!

yankeewitknowbrim ,

a recommendation

Read Ryan Engley’s “The Impossibke Ethics or Serial: Sarah Koenig, Foucault, Lacan”

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