Dick speaks with Texas businessman Jim Hays, who commissioned a novel about the succession of Texas to make his point about federal rules and regulations that he thinks are too heavy handed. The novel is called "Don't Mess With Travis."
"Parchman Blues" by Tangle Eye
Chloe Doutre-Roussel is a world-renowned chocolate taster.
A composer who uses math to create unique musical "portraits" of internet users.
Leonard Cohen's son, Adam Cohen has a new album. One microphone and one guitair -- all voice and story.
Basque sheepherders talk about their cooking traditions.
The legendary dancer spoke with Studs Terkel about dance and famous dancers such as Martha Graham and Isadora Duncan.
Singer-songwriter Mary Gauthier performs and talks to Dick about her search for her birth mother.
Gillian Welch, the Nashville singer-songwriter, tells the story behind her song Elvis Presley Blues.
Contributor David Schulman visits Brazilian musician Cyro Baptista in his New Jersey garage.
Charles Bernstein reads his poem "In Particular."
Ken Dufalla watches for fish kills and chemicals in the water from coal and fracking sites in Green County, Pa.
Author Carter Sickels reads from his novel.
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