Full story - May 07, 2010
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Aleksandar Hemon, the author of the novel Nowhere Man, was in Chicago in 1992 when the war began in his hometown of Sarajevo. He found out much as he could, through TV news, phone calls, and letters from friends -- and found solace through the poetry of Semezdin Mehmedinovic. Produced by Michele Siegel.
Full story - September 04, 2009
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Full story - February 13, 2009
What's it like to practice the same line of work as your spouse? Novelist Naeem Murr wrote about that marriage for the Poetry Foundation. We brought him together with his wife, Averill Curdy, for both sides of the story. Produced by Studio 360's Pejk Malinovski.
Full story - December 03, 2010
Full story - August 29, 2008
Today rock band T-shirts are sold at major retailers, to kids who weren't alive when classic rock was born. But when music writer Johan Kugelberg was growing up in Sweden, wearing the Sex Pistols or Ramones on your chest was its own act of rebellion. Produced by Andrea Silenzi.
Full story - September 10, 2010
Full story - July 11, 2008
Clark Kent is Jewish? Who knew? Novelist Howard Jacobson explains why the essence of Superman may lie in the ruins of his homeland.
Full story - March 05, 2010