Naomi Shihab Nye shares two poems about the classroom.
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.
Don McLean, Bob Dylan and Ani DiFranco speak from a coffee house in Saratoga Springs, NY.
One night in Plano, Texas, bowler Bill Fong was close to hitting three perfect games in a row.
James Brabazon reads a short essay about a photograph his friend Tim Hetherington did not take.
A visit to a competition among American Singer Canaries.
We hear from writer John Irving who also knows his way around a good wrestling move.
A friend of Doc Watson’s talks about hanging out with the late country star.
A song from a recently released Louis Armstrong track.
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.
Bailey Karpa almost dropped out when she got pregnant at 16, but when she got help from a Washington state program for teen parents, she found a manageable routine.
Shi Leach skipped classes and blew off work, but guidance at a North Carolina university helped him flourish.
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