Author G. Neri reads a passage from his book about a boy named Marcus, "Chess Rumble."
Producer Katie Davis talks to writer Sherman Alexie about losing language and the permanence of song among Native Americans.
Dick speaks with photographer Wendy Ewald, who has been photographing communities for decades.
A John Cage Music Walk to celebrate his centenary.
Photographer Andrew Garn sees the beauty in a much maligned bird: the pigeon. Lauren Spohrer has the story.
Aaron Schuman tells a story about a photograph he chose not to take. From the book Photographs Not Taken.
Melissa Lowery is the mother of two black girls growing up in a predominantly white suburb of Portland, Ore.
Poet Nikki Finney reads her poem about a lightning storm.
Writer John Irving, a life-long wrestler, speaks from his exercise room.
We stop a moment to listen to the arresting guitar work of Howard Sumlin, who died this week.
Guest host Sean Cole speaks to Andy Marx about the phone call his grandfather Groucho Marx got from a man offering him the archives of his hit show "You Bet Your Life."
Rojelio Garcia plays chess with an old teacher - while he's behind bars.
Ron Carter, a jazz double bass player, has been recorded on more than 2,000 albums.
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