Writer Jo Ann Beard reads an essay from her book “The Boys of My Youth” about a young girl who has to spend the evening on a screened in porch while her whole family is out for a summer night.
"Black Sands" by Bonobo
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.
Dick speaks with a principal ballerina, Alexandra Ansanelli of the New York City Ballet and London's Royal Ballet, who at the height of her career decides that dance is limiting her.
Free-diving wife and husband duo Mandy-Rae Cruickshank and Kirk Krack are featured in a new documentary The Cove, which captures the slaughter of dolphins off the coast of Japan.
Biologist Lynn Rogers has been putting radio collars on bears and feeding them for years in Ely, Minn. Now, town residents are trying to get the license for his scientific project revoked.
Booker T. Jones on the rules of the organ, the day he first stepped into Satellite Records, and just how “Green Onions” got on the radio.
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