David A. Taylor
A Veteran Considers
: Frank DiCara recalls his path back from the Pacific after World War II and what a chance encounter means.
Ahmet Ertegun’s Coming of Age in Music
The Washington Post
The Wild Man at the Center of the World
: Something happened when the poet Joaquin Miller built a cabin in the heart of the nation’s capital.
Albert Murray’s Magical Youth
: A conversation with the writer at home in Harlem.
Percy Julian, Against the Odds:
Monk on a Mission
: An unorthodox Buddhist monk on the border with Burma shows abandoned children the power of kick-boxing and their own choices.
Tracking Caribou: From the Elders to Hi-Tech
Portugal Holds Delicacies and a Surprising Story of Cork
In World War II, the Government Saw Italian-Americans as a Security Threat
Lessons from a Long Shot at Santa Anita
Margaret Walker’s Century
Earth Day, Arbor Day and Where Nature Meets National Security
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