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Jane Curtin

Jane Curtin appears in the following:

Selected Shorts: Time and Change

Friday, August 29, 2014

Guest host Jane Curtin, and Radiolab’s Jad Abumrad and Robert Krulwich, introduce stories about time, love, and identity.

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Selected Shorts: Alternative Endings

Friday, August 15, 2014

Mothers, children, and difficult choices in stories by Amy Hempel and Galina Vroman. 

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Selected Shorts: Complicated Relationships

Friday, March 28, 2014

Marriages, love affairs, and other complicated relationships in four stories by Sherman Alexie, Kate Chopin, and Joe Meno, hosted by Jane Curtin. 

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Selected Shorts: Family Matters

Friday, March 07, 2014

Guest host Jane Curtin presents works about family, read by Anjelica Huston, Nina Arianda and Hope Davis.

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In the Garden of the North American Martyrs, by Tobias Wolff

Friday, February 21, 2014

Wolff’s story is part of the SELECTED SHORTS program “Determination,” hosted by Jane Kaczmarek and featuring stories with character-testing moments.  

 

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Selected Shorts: Determination

Friday, February 21, 2014

A college professor loses it, a young boy swims for his life, an elevator operator knows what for, in this program hosted by Jane Kaczmarek.

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Short Stories of Modern Fables

Friday, February 07, 2014

Guest host Stephen Colbert presents two modern fables.

 

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Selected Shorts: Parents and Children

Sunday, June 30, 2013

Adult children untangle their pasts in two stories about fateful marriages and what comes down from parents to children.

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Selected Shorts: Alternative Endings

Sunday, June 23, 2013

Guest host Jane Curtin presents two stories about maternal love and hard choices.  See our show page for an exclusive interview with author Amy Hempel.

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Selected Shorts: Complicated Relationships

Sunday, June 16, 2013

Guest host Jane Curtin presents stories about love and marriage by Sherman Alexie, Joe Meno and Kate Chopin. 

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Selected Shorts: Rites of Passage

Sunday, June 09, 2013

Guest host Jane Curtin presents two stories about the first time. 

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Selected Shorts: Valor

Friday, April 26, 2013

It is the job of good fiction to make sense of the senseless. "Valor," a powerful tale by Richard Bausch, just named the winner of the Rea Award for the Short Story, is reprised in recognition of the events in Boston last week.  Oscar-winner William Hurt is the reader.

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Selected Shorts: Wondrous Women

Sunday, January 20, 2013

Guest host John Lithgow introduces two stories with strong women.

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Radiolab and Selected Shorts

Friday, November 09, 2012

We're teaming up with Selected Shorts on December 12th for a night of stories curated by Radiolab and read live on stage in NYC by Liev Schreiber, Kyra Sedgwick (The Closer) and Jane Curtin. Get your tickets now.

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Doppelgangers and Knights

Sunday, September 19, 2010

In this week's episode of Selected Shorts, a husband thinks his wife is a doppelganger and a knight in shining armor makes an appearance in a London suburb.

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On the Road

Sunday, June 13, 2010

Road trips lead to personal discoveries for parents and children.

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