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Audio Recordings, Winter 2009

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Audio recordings of the Winter 2009 UU World are available as .mp3 files. You may listen to the magazine in sections or article by article: The first five links below group related articles together; the numbered tracks offer individual articles in the order in which they appear in the magazine.

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These recordings are made possible by the UUA Department of Communications and the UUA Office of Accessibility Concerns, and were recorded by Dick Hill with audio production by Peter Bowden.

Full magazine recording (includes milestones and obituaries) (4:01:24)

Commuting-length audio files

Features (1:02:21)

Front matter : From the editor, From the president, Mailbox, Letters to the editor, Blog roundup, What in the World? (37:12)

Ideas : Forum, Looking back, Waiting for a great novel about UU ministry, Books to note, Books by UU authors (43:12)

Spirit : Opening words, Reflections (39:42)

News: Congregational life, Spiritual landmarks, News (43:22)

Individual articles

TRACK 01 Opening words (1:43)

TRACK 02 From the editor: We are not alone (4:28)

TRACK 03 From the president: What moves you? (5:03)

TRACK 04 Mailbox (2:56)

TRACK 05 Letters (13:56)

TRACK 06 Blog roundup and Traffic report (7:42)

TRACK 07 Forum: Religion and science can be partners (11:44)

TRACK 08 Congregational life: Innovations help congregants hear (8:25)

TRACK 09 Spiritual landmarks (2:41)

TRACK 10 METAPHOR: The cathedral of the world (9:03)

TRACK 11 CREATIONS: My goddess, my love (1:59)

TRACK 12 COMMENTARY: If there is a God… (8:42)

TRACK 13 CREATIONS: Chestnut fences (1:31)

TRACK 14 DAILY LIFE: Holy family (5:01)

TRACK 15 FABLE: Ghosts of Unitarian Christmas (14:30)

TRACK 16 CREATIONS: Blue tree (1:26)

TRACK 17 The religious left (27:00)

TRACK 18 Families: Weave a tapestry of faith (18:30)

>TRACK 19 Breath is life (21:04).

TRACK 20 A poet’s grief (15:28)

TRACK 21 UU child dedication on TV show (4:42)

TRACK 22 Sales of UUA’s new Spanish hymnal halted (2:44)

TRACK 23 UUA presidential campaign reviewed (8:03)

TRACK 24 Membership professionals form group (2:55)

TRACK 25 Limpert named as a new UUA vice president (2:15)

TRACK 26 OWL OUT brings sex ed outside the church (2:55)

TRACK 27 Knoxville shooting marked (3:41)

TRACK 28 UU seminaries affected by bad economy (2:56)

TRACK 29 ‘Love Bus’ heads to Des Moines (3:40)

TRACK 31 Standing on the Side of Love campaign starts (3:19)

TRACK 32 UU receives military chaplain of the year honor (2:15)

TRACK 33 Bookshelf: Waiting for a great novel about UU ministry (13:46)

TRACK 34 Books to note (5:00)

TRACK 35 Books by UU authors (9:13)

TRACK 36 What in the World? (6:05)

TRACK 37 Looking back: Unitarians worked to ‘save’ Ute Indians (5:52)