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Ashley Bryan: I’m Going To Sing [7.4.2013]

Dick speaks with Ashley Bryan, best known for his children's books, about the Harlem Renaissance, Black American spirituals, and the power of voice. Also in this show: how players used a potato one day in the minor leagues, and poet Martin Espada reads a poem about going to a baseball game with his father.


"This Little Light of Mine" by the The Gene Harris Quartet; "Begin the Beguine" by Artie Shaw and His Orchestra; "El Manisero" by The Havana Casino Orchestra; "Ham and Cheese" by Edgar Meyer and Chris Thile.

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