We end our series with a musical and voice mediation on Studs Terkel. This "sound drop" comes to us from the Third Coast Audio Festival and producer Alan Hall.
And you can read about Dick's conversation with Studs on Salon.
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.
Dick sits down with Keenan Kampa, a U.S.-born dancer to talk about the rigorous work it takes to find a place in a dance company, and how she was invited into the storied company The Mariinsky Ballet.
The legendary dancer spoke with Studs Terkel about dance and famous dancers such as Martha Graham and Isadora Duncan.
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