Guest host Phoebe Judge speaks with Robert MacFarlane about walking the world's ancient paths in Britain, Scotland and China. Learn more about his travels on foot in his new book, "The Old Ways."
Robert Macfarlane learns from his long walks. In this reading from his latest book, The Old Ways, he sees footsteps from thousands and thousands of years ago.
Studs Terkel interviews Dorothy Parker
Christine Myrick lost her high-level management position with the government in Kansas City, Missouri, and now works an entry-level job at a bank.
Phoebe Judge visits a dog sled race in northern Wisconsin and finds dogs rearing to go - but little snow.
A Lebanese-American who made an award-winning film about a Detroit gas station.
A poem by author Naomi Shihab Nye.
In high school, Mike Baab worked as an undercover liquor operative for the Washington State Liquor Control Board.
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.
Phoebe Judge talks with photographer Andre Hermann, who has been displaying his photos in the nooks and crannies of San Francisco streets.
A woman’s quest for a sperm donor so she can have her much hoped-for child.
A conversation between Dr. Richard Collins and his grandson about listening to a patient. Produced by StoryCorps.
Photographer Annie Leibovitz on the project that saved her. She calls it “Pilgrimage.”
When an advocacy group offered prison inmates in solitary cells to take photos and send them to them, the requests they got were remarkable.
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