B.D. Wong appears in the following:
Sunday, April 21, 2013
Colson Whitehead, Walter Dean Myers, and Susan Cheever celebrate Central Park. Happy spring!
Sunday, April 14, 2013
David Strathairn reads a post-Katrina tale of family and friendship by Richard Ford
Sunday, April 07, 2013
Tony Award-winner Liev Schreiber reads a dazzling fantasy by Italo Calvino, introduced by Radio Lab's Jad Abumrad and Robert Krulwich.
Sunday, March 31, 2013
Jim Dale reads PG Wodehouse on a program inspired by Downton Abbey.
Sunday, March 17, 2013
This week, a story from Karen Russell's new collection Vampires in the Lemon Grove. "Reeling for the Empire" is a story of oppression, finding freedom, and fantastic transformation. Broadway and television star BD Wong hosts.
Sunday, August 05, 2012
Fractured fairy tales and brotherly love are featured on this program’s trio of stories.
Sunday, July 08, 2012
In each of the two stories that make up this program, the traveller encounters someone completely unlike herself or himself, learns something about that person, and perhaps, learn more about themselves.
Sunday, October 02, 2011
The new season of SELECTED SHORTS begins with a program devoted to the darkly humorous Israeli writer Etgar Keret, whose playful but subversive stories, in which harsh reality often topples into fantasy, have earned him an international following. His story collections include The Bus Driver Who Wanted to be God, The Girl on the Fridge, and The Nimrod Flipout.
Sunday, August 28, 2011
On this program, we get to know a multi-faceted contemporary writer up close, with a story, some poems, and good talk.
Sunday, February 06, 2011
We indulge in a bit of word play with this program, a SELECTED SHORTS event featuring two stories about short(er) people, and two fractured fairy tales.
Sunday, January 09, 2011
Travelling to find yourself in two stories by contemporary American writers.
Sunday, July 25, 2010
Strong needs are met—and not met—in a diverse trio of tales.
Sunday, June 27, 2010
A charming quartet of funny, whimsical and poignant family stories.
Sunday, May 23, 2010
Two stories about passionate pursuits—cerebral and visceral.
Wednesday, February 17, 2010
Chinese New Year arrived on Sunday, and with it, a two-week period of celebration for the Year of the Tiger. In honor of the lunar new year, we talk with two prominent Chinese Americans about their favorite New Year foods and memories.