Andy Bystrom deployed to Afghanistan with the U.S. Navy Reserves. He went on hundreds of convoys during his deployment. These days, Andy teaches in South Central Los Angeles, and he decided to write and produce a rap song about his time at war.
Irish poet Seamus Heaney died recently, at the age of 74. Dick Gordon spoke with Heaney back in 2004, and we listen to an excerpt from that conversation. At the time, Heaney had just completed his own version of Antigone.