Full episode 685: We Come From Small Places Prologue Prologue Share a clip ByNeil Drumming Guest host Neil Drumming wonders what it would be like to know exactly where he’s from. (4 minutes) More in New York CityView all 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. 685: We Come From Small Places Oct. 11, 2019 Act Three Our regular host Ira Glass talks to some Hasidic Jews who also live in the neighborhood to get a different take on the parade. (10 minutes) 685: We Come From Small Places Oct. 11, 2019 Act Four One of New York’s biggest and most successful masquerade bands goes down the parade route for the last time. More by Neil DrummingView all 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. 707: We Are in the Future June 5, 2020 Act Four: Childhood’s End Producer Neil Drumming looks into two videos he found on YouTube—one that takes place in Atlantic City, another in Brooklyn—that deal with the trouble kids face walking home from school. 697: Alone Together Mar. 20, 2020 Act Four: It Takes a Villa Producer Neil Drumming tells the story of his dad and his family’s timeshare in Orlando, Florida.