Aaron Schuman tells a story about a photograph he chose not to take. From the book Photographs Not Taken.
The Purple Hotel is a Chicago landmark.
Contributor Roman Mars of 99% Invisible tells the story of the original Teddy Bear.
A videographer of the 18-th century pirate ship Blackbeard.
Blues musician Corey Harris describes how he heard elements of his music in Mali when he made a trip there.
Ira Glass reads an Allen Ginsberg poem to the music of Philip Glass.
A moment with pianist and composer Lois Vierk, who talks about the inspiration she gets from winds and thunderstorms.
Phoebe Judge talks with writer Edward Hoagland, the novelist and essayist noted especially for his writings about nature and wildlife.
Rojelio Garcia plays chess with an old teacher - while he's behind bars.
Joe Thompson was a link to a style of fiddling that goes back generations. He died this week at the age of 93.
Jim Hays commissioned a novel about the succession of Texas to make a point about the federal government.
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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