We listen in to the poetic quoting that Carol Muske-Dukes was taught by her mother. Her mother must be pleased, as Ms. Muske Dukes is the poet laureate of California and has written eight books of poetry, including a new one called Twin Cities.
Roman Mars explores the idea of an innovative monument to free speech
Dick speaks with Dianne Dwyer Modestini, the art restorer who discovered a painting by Salvatore Mundi was actually a painting by Leonardo da Vinci.
Dick speaks with Petna Ndaliko, a community activist in Congo trying to bring peopled together, despite threats against him
Author Salman Rushdie talks about running from his death sentence in Iran.
Sean speaks with Kelly Sue DeConnick, who writes the character Carol Danvers, a.k.a. Ms. Marvel, for Marvel Comics. We hear about her military background and recent uniform tweak.
Iranian composer Richard Danielpour on his piece “Darkness in the Ancient Valley.”
Dick speaks with Ashley Bryan, best known for his children's books, about the Harlem Renaissance, Black American spirituals, and the power of voice.
We hear the story of an American folk song, "This Land is Your Land."
Anna Schuleit is a MacArthur Genius Award winner. Her dramatic, large scale work is often based on things like abandoned buildings, and the remnants of war.
A story about one day in 1936 that blues guitarist Robert Johnson and cellist Pablo Casals recorded music.
Charles Jones and Dick explore the power of Nike's Air Jordans and what is going on when people feel they must have them.
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