Harmonica artist Howard Levy takes us to the finish line of this political year. Produced by David Schulman and Musicians in Their Own Words.
Roman Mars explores the idea of an innovative monument to free speech
Dick speaks with Dianne Dwyer Modestini, the art restorer who discovered a painting by Salvatore Mundi was actually a painting by Leonardo da Vinci.
Dick speaks with Petna Ndaliko, a community activist in Congo trying to bring peopled together, despite threats against him
One night in Plano, Texas, bowler Bill Fong was close to hitting three perfect games in a row.
Martin Espada reads his poem.
Poet Martin Espada reads his poem “Trouble Ball” about going to a baseball game with his father.
Robert Battle wore leg braces as a child, and now is director of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater. He calls his work a way to "testify."
We listen in to the poetic quoting that Carol Muske-Dukes was taught by her mother.
The New York literary scene was wowed a couple of weeks ago when poet Nikky Finney accepted a National Book Award for her book, "Head Off & Split".
David Murray tells Dick about how he lobbied to save a historic house on his Chicago street corner.
Mike Schur, co-creator of the comedy series Parks and Recreation, talks about capturing the hilarity of local politics.
Producer Katie Davis then tells the story of a lowly speed hump on her childhood street in Washington D.C.
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