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Wednesday, April 10, 2013

Music From The Show

  • Sebastian Tellier, “La Ritournelle”
  • Sea Wolf, “St. Catherine Street”
  • Johnny Marr, “New Town Velocity”
  • Boy, “Railway”
  • Steve Earle, “Pocket Full of Rain”
  • Bonobo, “Days To Come”
  • Yoron Israel, “Basic Traneing”
  • Leonard Bernstein, Stephen Sondheim, “America” performed by Rita Moreno
  • Leonard Bernstein, Stephen Sondheim, “A Boy Like That” performed by Betty Wand

Spotlight

From controversial new textbooks to a Maverick family reunion, here are stories from Jeremy Hobson's week in Houston and San Antonio.

Robin and Jeremy

Robin Young and Jeremy Hobson host Here & Now, a live two-hour production of NPR and WBUR Boston.

July 3 Comment

Kids Books Feature Famous Figures As Children

Brad Meltzer is known for his political thrillers, but he also writes kids books about real-life people like Rosa Parks and Amelia Earhart.

July 3 Comment

Not Your Typical Summer Reading List

NPR Books editor Petra Mayer and Cleveland poet and bookstore owner R. A. Washington share their picks.

July 2 11 Comments

Professor Says Jefferson Davis Statue Should Be Removed, Preserved

At the University of Texas at Austin, there are calls to take down a statue of the Confederate president on campus.

July 2 2 Comments

Sweet And Savory Watermelon

Our resident chef shares five recipes, including watermelon pickles and a watermelon, crab and arugula salad.