Author Ron Rash reads his short story "Something Rich and Strange," from his new collection, "Nothing Gold Can Stay." It is set along the banks and under the rushing water of a river along the border of Georgia and South Carolina.
Bach: Chromatic Fantasia & Fugue in D Minor, BMV 903 Fugue performed by Maria Tipo
Bill Ferris is one of this country's leading folklorists. His new work, Give My Poor Heart Ease, includes a book, a CD and a DVD. It is a collection of original recordings that Bill made in his native Mississippi.
Karen Brandt was a flight attendant in the 60s, and one night, Judy Garland boarded her flight from Las Vegas to New York. By the end of the flight, Karen said Judy had taught her some new skills, including how to get changed in public without showing any skin.
Servicewomen in Iraq now command squadrons, get in fire fights, fly planes at the risk of getting shot down, and witness the carnage caused by IED's. Today, Dick Gordon talks to 3 women who have served in the war.