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
Joseph Shabalala tells the story of how music comes to him in his dreams.
Annie Leibovitz tells Phoebe Judge about the project that saved her. She's calling it Pilgrimage.
Roman Mars of 99% Invisible explores how common languages might help stop hate and factionalism.
Music and conversation about an improvisational collaboration between a pianist and a violinist.
The story of a photo of the Cincinnati River in 1848.
Dick speaks with Jeffrey Yang, a poet who has translated the works of imprisoned Chinese Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo.
Rojelio Garcia plays chess with an old teacher - while he's behind bars.
Joe Thompson was a link to a style of fiddling that goes back generations. He died this week at the age of 93.
Anna Schuleit is a MacArthur Genius Award winner. Her dramatic, large scale work is often based on things like abandoned buildings, and the remnants of war.
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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