We hear traditional oud playing and singing from Saadoun Al-Bayati. He began doing the call for prayer when he was seven years old and now lives in the U.S.
Chloe Doutre-Roussel is a world-renowned chocolate taster.
We listen in on an archived conversation between the late writer James Baldwin and radio host Studs Terkel.
Quentin Rowan's spy novel, Assassin of Secrets, debuted to critical acclaim last November. Soon after, Google-savvy readers began to realize that Rowan had stolen nearly every word from other spy novels.
Poet Nikki Finney reads her poem about a lightning storm.
Sharon Olds reads her poem about her mother picking crabs for the family.
A story from Roman Mars and Sam Greenspan of 99% Invisible.
Robert MacFarlane reads from his latest book.
Charles Bernstein reads his poem "In Particular."
A look at the emerging renaissance of sign painters.
We’ve followed Ahmed Fadaam, an Iraqi interpreter and artist, for six years, and now Ahmed has moved to the U.S.
Dick speaks with Dr. Azzam Alwash, who works with the conservation group Nature Iraq trying to recreate the wetlands of Iraq.
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