We listen to Stephane Wrembel in his own words. He speaks about his personal guitar hero, Django Reinhardt, and how that is the foundation for his film score for the Woody Allen Movie, "Midnight in Paris."
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.
Writer Charlie Thompson tells the story of the Franklin County, Va., great moonshine conspiracy of 1935.
James Brabazon reads a short essay about a photograph his friend Tim Hetherington did not take.
We hear from writer John Irving who also knows his way around a good wrestling move.
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.
Andrea Morales captured the details of coming of age in a small Ohio town by spending time with young women. The honesty of those photographs caught the eye of photography judges at Time Magazine.
The story of an audacious American who invades a country in Latin America and declares himself president.
Actor Scott Shepherd tells host Dick Gordon about reading every single word of the Great Gatsby on stage.
Collecting Middle Eastern lullabies.
Dick speaks to paper plane folder John Collins about his intention to break the Guinness Book of world records for the longest distance a paper glider will go.
Jonathan Trappe flies with clusters of multi-colored helium balloons. He talks about what it's like to be up high, in silence.
Roman Mars shares his thoughts about the title sequences of big movies.
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