Samaria Graham, an actress, talks about the time she spent with children's author Maurice Sendak as they worked together on the play based on Sendak's work “Really Rosie.” She says that Sendak loved children more than adults.
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.
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.
Dick explores the details of a cold case that caught the eye of a crime writer for Law and Order.
Dick speaks with Alison Feigh, whose classmate Jacob Wetterling was abducted in 1989 and never found. She now works at the National Child Protection Safety Center.
The debate on whether a small Massachusetts town should build a new library.
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