This American Life

664: The Room of Requirement

1:00:52 | Dec 30th, 2018

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Libraries aren't just for books. They're often spaces that transform into what you need them to be: a classroom, a cyber café, a place to find answers, a quiet spot to be alone. It's actually kind of magical. This week, we have stories of people who ...Show More


mmApr 20th

I loved the last act of this episode about libraries and how it is used. It was so beautiful I actually cried. There are lots of episodes that comment about homeless people using the library as a place of refuge, but this episode found someone who was the actual homeless person and what happened after that.

dannyApr 21st

yup. That was a beautiful last act.

mavenJan 6th

♥️ Libraries

mmApr 20th

The last act of this episode was amazing!!! ♥️♥️♥️