In three to five minute excerpts from his essays, this podcast illustrates the range of topics Rick Bailey writes about and samples the flavor of his work.
Rick Bailey is the author of three collections of nonfiction, all published by University of Nebraska Press.
American English, Italian Chocolate (2017)
The Enjoy Agenda (2019)
Get Thee to a Bakery (coming Spring 2021)
He also writes a blog a rick-bailey.com
"Let There Be Peas," from a recent blog post
Come over to my website, rick-bailey.com, for the recipe and cooking instructions.
"Small Beans," an excerpt from American English, Italian Chocolate
We regard these dishes with a combination of adoration and lust.
"Tilt," an excerpt from The Enjoy Agenda
Don't Mess with the Mona Lisa
"Get Thee to a Bakery," an excerpt from Get Thee to a Bakery
"I wish you wouldn't do that," my wife says.
"Gatherer, Not Hunter," from a recent blog post
A 12-year-old human pitcher can easily throw three times faster than an adult chimp.
"Flipflops and the Leaning Tower of Pisa," an excerpt from American English, Italian Chocolate
I was going to climb up there, wearing clogs?