As a part of the series “Studs at 100”, an excerpt of Studs Terkel’s interview with singer Mahalia Jackson
"I Will Move on Up a Little Higher" by Mahalia Jackson
Starlee Kine and Roman Mars dig underneath what goes into the germination of an idea.
Writer Jay Allison shares his thoughts about why he owns a gun, and we hear what his kids have to say to him about it.
Bruce Cochrane sold his family's furniture factorywhen he realized he could not compete with the low-priced furniture coming from Asia.
American scientist Margaret Palmer took a rare trip to North Korea and exchanged ideas with North Korean scientists.
A Lebanese-American who made an award-winning film about a Detroit gas station.
The rules for living next door to a gangster.
Jonathan Menjivar shares an audio letter he sent home to his mother after he had moved away.
Guest host Phoebe Judge leads us through the story of Frank Meeink, who joined a hardcore skinhead group when he was 14 years old.
Sean calls up the daughter Cholene Espinoza to hear about coming out and reconciling.
The stories of a fire lookout.
As a part of the series “Studs at 100”. Studs Terkel’s’ former assistant Sydney Lewis and her film “Working with Studs”
Roman Mars has this bit of “ear candy” – produced in tribute to Studs Terkel.
Archival audio: Dick Gordon interviews Studs Terkel
Studs Terkel interviews Dorothy Parker
Studs Terkel interviews Eudora Welty
Studs Terkel interviews R. Buckminster Fuller
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