Aaron Schuman tells a story about a photograph he chose not to take. From the book Photographs Not Taken.
We hear from the musician about how he started the group Lady Smith Black Mambazo.
A portrait of a Vietnam veteran turned friar.
Producer Scott Carrier attends a church service led by Navajos in New Mexico.
Naomi Shihab Nye shares two poems about the classroom.
Robert Battle grew up wearing braces, but he didn’t let that hold him back from dancing – or becoming the director of the world-class Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater.
A profile of country rocker Tift Merritt in her own words.
Novelist Justin Torres reads a passage from his debut novel, We The Animals, in which a father tries to teach his wife and son to swim.
A poem read by Nikky Finney about the aftermath of the flooding caused by Hurricane Katrina.
The spat between Lady Sovereign and a jelly donut.
Listeners respond to Dick’s request for stories about music.
Angie Hicks, founder of Angie’s List, tells Dick how she started her business by knocking on doors.
A woman who started a list for Londoners to rent out their gardens to Olympic visitors.
Producer Larry Massett visits his mother and they plan a trip together and Larry documents every step.
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