A story from Nate DiMeo and the Memory Palace about a slave who hides in a wooden box and sends himself to freedom.
"Leon Sees" from Stay, the Motion Picture Soundtrack; "Gnossiene No. 3" performed by Chantal De Buchy;
Studs Terkel spoke with the legendary dancer Dame Margot Fonteyn.
Host Dick Gordon visits the home of Pulitzer Prize winner Eudora Welty and finds piles of books, letters from other writers of her time, and a type writer.
Writer Charlie Thompson tells the story of the Franklin County, Va., great moonshine conspiracy of 1935.
Bobby Rush talks about inspiration for his music.
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.
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 speaks with Toby and Itzhak Perlman about their marriage of 45 years, and how they met at music camp.
Andrea Morales captured the details of coming of age in a small Ohio town by spending time with young women. The honesty of those photographs caught the eye of photography judges at Time Magazine.
Building a car, a battery powered car that can go up to 400 miles per hour. It's under way at Ohio State University.
We call David Cundall in Burma to check in on his attempt to dig up old World War II era planes – Spitfires
A Poem from Martin Espada.
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