Dick explores the details of a cold case that caught the eye of a crime writer for Law and Order, Matt McGough. He was researching a story on art theft and learned about a detective for the LAPD who is now on trial for murder.
Studs Terkel spoke with the legendary dancer Dame Margot Fonteyn.
Host Dick Gordon visits the home of Pulitzer Prize winner Eudora Welty and finds piles of books, letters from other writers of her time, and a type writer.
Bobby Rush talks about inspiration for his music.
James Brabazon reads a short essay about a photograph his friend Tim Hetherington did not take.
A visit to a competition among American Singer Canaries.
We hear from writer John Irving who also knows his way around a good wrestling move.
A friend of Doc Watson’s talks about hanging out with the late country star.
A song from a recently released Louis Armstrong track.
Dick talks to Susan Polgar, the world’s first female chess grandmaster, about how her father set out to make her and her two sisters into exceptional players.
Dick speaks with Toby and Itzhak Perlman about their marriage of 45 years, and how they met at music camp.
Dick Gordon speaks with science fiction writer Steve Karmazenuk about how his writing was offered for sale under another author's name.
Ray Williams tells the story of signing Elton John.
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