We hear from Basque sheepherders about their cooking traditions that came from their work out West, including burying a Dutch oven in the ground and stewing lamb. This portrait comes from the Kitchen Sisters, Nikki Silva and Davia Nelson.
Roman Mars explores the idea of an innovative monument to free speech
Dick speaks with Dianne Dwyer Modestini, the art restorer who discovered a painting by Salvatore Mundi was actually a painting by Leonardo da Vinci.
Dick speaks with Petna Ndaliko, a community activist in Congo trying to bring peopled together, despite threats against him
Author Salman Rushdie talks about running from his death sentence in Iran.
A reading by poet Martin Espada.
Sean speaks with Kelly Sue DeConnick, who writes the character Carol Danvers, a.k.a. Ms. Marvel, for Marvel Comics. We hear about her military background and recent uniform tweak.
Dick speaks with Ashley Bryan, best known for his children's books, about the Harlem Renaissance, Black American spirituals, and the power of voice.
French composer Stephane Wrembel on his hero, Django Reinhardt.
Poet Martin Espada reads his poem “Trouble Ball” about going to a baseball game with his father.
Ron Carter, a jazz double bass player, has been recorded on more than 2,000 albums.
Producer Cori Princell tells Dick about a trip she made to Gorleben, Germany, to hear both sides of the nuclear waste disposal argument.
The former mayor of Carlsbad, N.M., on his region’s enthusiasm for storing nuclear waste.
Sharon Olds reads her poem about her mother picking crabs for the family.
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