Sarah Montague

Sarah Montague appears in the following:

"Nothing Good Gets Away": Readings from Letters of Note

Thursday, June 04, 2015

Queen Elizabeth’s recipe for scones, Eudora Welty’s job application, Virginia Woolf’s goodbye, and Elvis wants to be a federal agent in readings from the blog Letters of Note.

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Sarah Montague on Coming of Age and A Legacy

Friday, May 29, 2015

The WNYC cultural reporter first read Sybille Bedford's novel when she was 18. Listen to her comment on the text and read some of her favorite passages. 


Private Lives

Thursday, May 28, 2015

War games, honoring a father, and what celebrity chefs get up to.


Too Late

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Drastic solutions, last chances, and it’s too late, in three stories hosted by Wyatt Cenac.


An Alien and a Gentleman: Celebrating Leonard Nimoy

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Guest host Jane Curtin presents a tribute to a long-time friend of SELECTED SHORTS, Leonard Nimoy, with two of his best readings.


Hope Is The Thing with Feathers

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Over the centuries, hawks have held a special fascination for us: the connection between falconers and their birds run so deep that the animal holds a prominent place in art.

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Art and Artists

Thursday, May 07, 2015

Thinking of blue, a French summer, and surreal home lives.


Alternative Endings: Mothers and Children

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Knitting for life, and a Biblical game-changer.


Expecting the Unexpected

Thursday, April 23, 2015

A bad babysitting gig; Walter Mitty conquers all; a future where walking is illegal; and a duck with nine lives.


Love is Funny

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Love can be funny, even when it’s not.


More Women in Clothes

Thursday, April 09, 2015

More readings from the bestselling Women in Clothes, and a hat is kidnapped.


Wondrous Women

Thursday, April 02, 2015

Guest host John Lithgow introduces two stories with strong women.


In an Instant

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Big moments in small lives in stories by Teju Cole and Salman Rushdie.

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Office Fridges: What Would The Founding Fathers Do?

Monday, March 16, 2015

Your philosophy about how a communal fridge should be used says a lot about how you think society should function. Sporkful listeners call in with contrasting perspectives.

Party Animals

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Party, party, party. Good ones, strange ones, embarrassing ones in stories by Lynda Sexson, Etgar Keret, Sherman Alexie, and David Rakoff.


Women in Clothes

Thursday, March 05, 2015

Readings from the bestselling Women in Clothes, a global conversation.


Against All Odds

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Growing up with snakes, and beating the odds.


Offering Salvation in a Bar: The Iceman Cometh

Saturday, February 21, 2015

Nathan Lane has something to sell, and you don’t want it, in Eugene O’Neill’s great American tragedy.


A Young Reporter on the Scene at Meet the Breeds

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

In case you missed it, fuzzy pups of all sorts came to to Pier 92 during the Westminster dog show festivities, and we sent 7-year-old reporter Kai Robin to investigate.


A Best in Show Beagle and Plenty of #WestminsterRejects

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

At this year's Westminster dog show there were nearly 3,000 entrants, but only one winner: A beagle named Miss P. Listeners like you have also been sharing photos of your own pups.

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