Producer David Schulman has recorded the front man of the Cowboy Junkies in his own words. Listen to a lovely soundtrack to ice travels.
Continuing The Story’s celebration of Studs Terkel, Dick sits down with U.S.-born dancer Keenan Kampa and speaks about the process of finding a place in the dance company, and the history of the stage.
Phoebe Judge retraces a 50-year-old murder spree with photographer Christian Patterson.
One night in Plano, Texas, bowler Bill Fong was close to hitting three perfect games in a row.
Martin Espada reads his poem.
Poet Martin Espada reads his poem “Trouble Ball” about going to a baseball game with his father.
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.
West Point professor Elizabeth Samet returns to The Story, this time to talk about Walt Whitman and the time Whitman spent witnessing the effect of fighting on soldiers in the Civil War.
Sean talks with Thomas Schultz, who found thousands of paintings in a garage when he was looking at houses on Long Island.
Author Ron Rash reads his short story "Something Rich and Strange," from his new collection, "Nothing Gold Can Stay."
Artist Toni Scott has studied the narratives of American slaves and built life-size castings of people in her work Bloodlines.
Jeff Dick, a geologist and former oil man, leased his land in Ohio to a company looking for natural gas by fracturing underground rock. He says he's at ease with the risks of fracking.
Veterinarians in Ithaca, N.Y., are investigating the effects of fracking on farm animals.
A competitive rower is rowing across the North Atlantic Ocean to the Olympics in London.
A producer sends an audio postcard from Newfoundland.
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