Author G. Neri reads a passage from his book about a boy named Marcus, "Chess Rumble."
Studs Terkel spoke with the legendary dancer Dame Margot Fonteyn.
Writer Charlie Thompson tells the story of the Franklin County, Va., great moonshine conspiracy of 1935.
Bobby Rush talks about inspiration for his music.
James Brabazon reads a short essay about a photograph his friend Tim Hetherington did not take.
A visit to a competition among American Singer Canaries.
A friend of Doc Watson’s talks about hanging out with the late country star.
A song from a recently released Louis Armstrong track.
Dick talks to Susan Polgar, the world’s first female chess grandmaster, about how her father set out to make her and her two sisters into exceptional players.
Dick speaks with Toby and Itzhak Perlman about their marriage of 45 years, and how they met at music camp.
West Point professor Elizabeth Samet returns to The Story, this time to talk about Walt Whitman and the time Whitman spent witnessing the effect of fighting on soldiers in the Civil War.
A teenager, held behind bars, plays chess with a former teacher.
The jazz bass player Ron Carter has been recorded on more than 2,000 albums.
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