Dick talks to Anna Diebold about her father’s memoirs of rescuing downed pilots in Burma during World War II. The book is called Hell Is So Green: Search and Rescue over the Hump in World War II.
Actor Scott Shepherd tells host Dick Gordon about reading every single word of the Great Gatsby on stage.
Illustrator Matt Kish tells host Dick Gordon why he made a work of art for each page of the classic Moby-Dick.
. Neri reads a passage from his book "Chess Rumble."
GQ's Michael Hainey on his obsession with his father's secret life and mysterious death
Gabriel Kahane wrote music based on the 1930s WPA American Guide Series, and performed it with the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra at Carnegie Hall.
The story of two teenagers in a small North Korean town from Barbara Demick’s book Nothing to Envy: Ordinary Lives in North Korea.
In 1963, Jerry Harkness was the African American captain of the Loyola Chicago Ramblers. He tells Dick about the moment he realized he was part of history.
Guest host Sean Cole speaks with novelist T. Geronimo Johnson about his sprawling debut "Hold It ’Til It Hurts."
Luc Sante talks about the "novels" of Félix Fénéon.
American Public Media's online services are supported by users like you. Contribute now…