Dick Gordon speaks to Francois Rolland, a 2012 MacArthur Genius Award winner, about making bows for violin, viola and cello in his studio.
Several selections from Anne-Sophie Mutter's music including Sonata for Violin and Piano, No. 3 in D Minor, Op. 108 II. Adiago and Tango Song and Dance by Andre Previn and Anne-Sophie Mutter
Annie Leibovitz tells Phoebe Judge about the project that saved her. She's calling it Pilgrimage.
Author Lois Lowry talks on her classic novel The Giver.
Roman Mars of 99% Invisible explores how common languages might help stop hate and factionalism.
Dicks speaks with Thomas Steinbeck about how a Texas judge used Lennie, a character from John Steinbeck’s Of Mice and Men, to measure mental ability in a death penalty case.
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.
Phoebe Judge talks with writer Edward Hoagland, the novelist and essayist noted especially for his writings about nature and wildlife.
Jim Hays commissioned a novel about the succession of Texas to make a point about the federal government.
Author Allan Gurganus tells Dick about meeting Tennessee Williams.
Nader Haj Kadour, the artist who was commissioned to paint the portraits of Syria’s ruling family, is watching as 40 years of his work are being destroyed.
Guest host Sean Cole sits down with Brooke Gladstone, host of NPR's On The Media, to figure out what was true and not true on social media after the Boston Marathon bombings.
Jim Behrle reads his poem from the anthology The Blind See Only This World
Nick Flynn, a poet and writer who grew up in and around Boston, reads a poem about the Boston Marathon.
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