New Ground, Foster Care, Art and Music in Post-Taliban Afghanistan Selected features from The Moth Radio Hour: Tig Notaro must find new ground with her step-father after her mother's sudden death. Samuel James navigates his way through the foster care system as a child. And Andrew Solomon discovers an artistic community thriving in post-Taliban Afghanistan.
Farms, Fish Banks, and an Iron Roof A leading advocate for food security must reassess her own relationship to food, a young man dreams of an iron roof for his family, a pragmatic idealist learns to really listen to her friend, and a marine expert tries to bring fish back to Bali.
Virginity, Fidelity and Fertility A special live edition of The Moth at Town Hall in NYC with Garrison Keillor. Risky entrepreneurial endeavors keep a close-knit Southern family in flux; a world renowned conservationist and field biologist makes a life-changing friendship while in the Himalayas; and a Mormon fears her parents will disown her when she leaves the faith.
Live in Dublin A special live edition of The Moth from Dublin, Ireland. A comedian must convince a court that a joke he told was funny, a shop worker in Ireland helps bring attention to South African apartheid, a young man stands up to his bullies with help from his mom, and a man faces the death penalty for a crime he did not commit.
Live in Portland, Maine A special live edition of The Moth at the State Theatre in Portland, Maine. A high school guidance councilor tries to keep his students safe, a woman learns to stop blaming herself years after an accident, and an astronaut leads the next flight into space after the Challenger disaster.
Doctors, Greencards, Prom and Ellen A high schooler encounters racism when he tries to go to prom, a woman is nervous about telling her grandmother that she's gay, a woman faces a hard questions on her citizenship test, and a doctor must make a life and death decision for his mother.