Author: COVID Diaries

101.9 WDET presents “COVID Diaries: Stories of Resilience.”

Through WDET’s StoryMakers and in partnership with Documenting Detroit, we’ve commissioned six artists to create a multimedia introspective that taps into our shared experience of the novel coronavirus.


Everyone’s experience is different. WDET is inviting you to share your own COVID Diaries.

It’s simple:


Producers: David Leins, Karah Shaffer

Editors: Shiraz Ahmed, Meta Stange

Photographers: Darryl DeAngelo TerrellAmy SackaErik Paul HowardRosa María ZamarrónRachel Elise Thomas

Creative writing and narration: Courtney Wise Randolph

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101.9 WDET presents "COVID Diaries: Stories of Resilience." Through WDET's StoryMakers and in partnership with Documenting Detroit, we've commissioned five documentary photographers to create a multimedia introspective that taps into our shared experience of the novel coronavirus. Over ten weeks, the artists will create work under a given assignment. Experience the full series. This week's assignment: "Aspiration." Stay updated..

COVID Diaries: Finding A Reason to Be Joyful

101.9 WDET presents "COVID Diaries: Stories of Resilience." Through WDET's StoryMakers and in partnership with Documenting Detroit, we've commissioned five documentary photographers to create a multimedia introspective that taps into our shared experience of the novel coronavirus. Over ten weeks, the artists will create work under a given assignment. Experience the first eight chapters. This week's assignment: "Just Stopping..

COVID Diaries: A New And Unfamiliar World

101.9 WDET presents "COVID Diaries: Stories of Resilience." Through WDET's StoryMakers and in partnership with Documenting Detroit, we've commissioned five documentary photographers to create a multimedia introspective that taps into our shared experience of the novel coronavirus. Over ten weeks, the artists will create work under a given assignment. Experience the first seven chapters. This week's assignment: "The First..

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101.9 WDET presents "COVID Diaries: Stories of Resilience." Through WDET's StoryMakers and in partnership with Documenting Detroit, we've commissioned five documentary photographers to create a multimedia introspective that taps into our shared experience of the novel coronavirus. Over ten weeks, the artists will create work under a given assignment. Experience the first six chapters. This week's assignment: "Unmasked." Stay..

COVID Diaries: A City Waiting For Your Return

101.9 WDET presents "COVID Diaries: Stories of Resilience." Through WDET's StoryMakers and in partnership with Documenting Detroit, we've commissioned five documentary photographers to create a multimedia introspective that taps into our shared experience of the novel coronavirus. Over ten weeks, the artists will create work under a given assignment. Experience the first five chapters. This week's assignment: "Coming Up..

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101.9 WDET presents "COVID Diaries: Stories of Resilience." Through WDET's StoryMakers and in partnership with Documenting Detroit, we've commissioned five documentary photographers to create a multimedia introspective that taps into our shared experience of the novel coronavirus. Over ten weeks, the artists will create work under a given assignment. Experience the first four chapters. This week's assignment: "The Other..

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101.9 WDET presents "COVID Diaries: Stories of Resilience." Through WDET's StoryMakers and in partnership with Documenting Detroit, we've commissioned five documentary photographers to create a multimedia introspective that taps into our shared experience of the novel coronavirus. Over six weeks, the artists will create work under a given assignment. Experience the first three chapters. This week's assignment: "A Better..

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101.9 WDET presents "COVID Diaries: Stories of Resilience." Through WDET's StoryMakers and in partnership with Documenting Detroit, we've commissioned five documentary photographers to create a multimedia introspective that taps into our shared experience of the novel coronavirus. Over six weeks, the artists will create work under a given assignment. Experience the first two chapters. This week's assignment: "On Hold."..

COVID Diaries: We Need Each Other Now More Than Ever

101.9 WDET presents "COVID Diaries: Stories of Resilience." Through WDET's StoryMakers and in partnership with Documenting Detroit, we've commissioned five documentary photographers to create a multimedia introspective that taps into our shared experience of the novel coronavirus. Over six weeks, the artists will create work under a given assignment. Experience the first chapter. This week's assignment: "We All Have Someone."..

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101.9 WDET presents "COVID Diaries: Stories of Resilience." Through WDET's StoryMakers and in partnership with Documenting Detroit, we've commissioned five documentary photographers to create a multimedia introspective that taps into our shared experience of the novel coronavirus. Over six weeks, the artists will create work under a given assignment. This week's assignment: "Take A Breath." Stay updated with the..