Program 639: Mid-American Feast; All the Way to the Tigers; Feedback

Release Date: 05-22-2021


Enjoy a picnic of comfort foods from the American Midwest, as Matthew Gavin Frank describes a few of his favorites. Author Mary Morris tells us what she discovered on a challenging winter trip to central India, when she decided to travel "All the Way to the Tigers." And listeners share recommendations and feedback with Rick from what they've heard on recent episodes of the show.


  • Matthew Gavin Frank, author of "The Mad Feast: An Ecstatic Tour Through America's Food" (Liveright)
  • Mary Morris, author of "All the Way to the Tigers" (Nan A. Talese / Doubleday)

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Program Extras

More with Mary Morris - Mary Morris tells us why she changed her itinerary to avoid the typical Golden Triangle tourist route, on her cold January excursion into central India. She also shares a riverside incident that didn’t make it into "All the Way to the Tigers." (runs 4:29)