Photographer Nina Berman reads from a collection of essays about times when photographers have chosen not to capture a picture.
Nate DiMeo tells a story about the "Mad Gasser."
Dick speaks with Toby and Itzhak Perlman about their marriage of 46 years, and how they met at music camp and became friends listening to classical music on records.
Dick speaks with MacArthur fellow Claire Chase about her passion to push the flute beyond traditional notes.
Ken Perenyi paints like Rembrandt - and Modigliani and Picasso.
A poem by Sharon Olds.
Producer David Schulman has recorded the front man of the Cowboy Junkies in his own words. Listen to a lovely soundtrack to ice travels.
The who’s who of Baghdad’s Green Zone ate steak and drank fine wine at a bar that billed itself as “an oasis of calm.” Dick speaks with owner James Thornett.
A story from Nate DiMeo and the Memory Palace about a slave who hides in a wooden box and sends himself to freedom.
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.
Map maker Dave Imus set out to create a better map of the U.S. - one that delineates the states and rivers and forests with more clarity.
Dick speaks with Andrea Morales, a photographer who captured the lives of young people in a small town of Ohio.
The story of a photo of the Cincinnati River in 1848.
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