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Selected Shorts: Valor

Friday, April 26, 2013

A powerful tale of heroism reminds us of human courage and innate nobility.

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Selected Shorts: Passion for the Park

Sunday, April 21, 2013

This week, we celebrate Central Park and the wonderful heartbreak of baseball.

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Selected Shorts: A Richard Ford Odyssey

Sunday, April 14, 2013

This week, a touching post-Katrina story of family and friendship by Richard Ford.

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Selected Shorts: The Sun and the Moon

Sunday, April 07, 2013

A moon voyage with Radiolab, and a trip to Venus with Ray Bradbury are what we offer on this fantastical program.

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Selected Shorts: A Night at the Abbey

Sunday, March 31, 2013

Guest host BD Wong introduces an homage to the world inhabited by the characters in the hit television series Downton Abbey.  This program includes British stories and memoirs featuring upper class twits, elegant aristocratic women, and fantastically competent servants.

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Selected Shorts: Expect the Unexpected

Sunday, March 24, 2013

Guest host Neil Gaiman introduces stories with surprises.

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Selected Shorts: True Selves/Hidden Selves

Sunday, March 17, 2013

Guest host BD Wong introduces three stories about identity.

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Selected Shorts: Odd Couples

Sunday, March 10, 2013

Guest host Cynthia Nixon presents stories by two American masters that feature improbable relationships.

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Selected Shorts: Flash Forward

Sunday, March 03, 2013

Guest host Cynthia Nixon presents two stories in which people find happiness in unexpected places. 

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Selected Shorts: High Society

Sunday, February 24, 2013

Guest host Cynthia Nixon introduces two tales of avarice and pretension among the well-heeled and well-born.

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Selected Shorts: Love and Longing

Sunday, February 17, 2013

Guest host Cynthia Nixon presents readings of three stories whose characters hope for love.

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Selected Shorts: Wanting More

Sunday, February 10, 2013

Guest host Neil Gaiman presents two ironic stories about wish fulfillment.

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Selected Shorts: Illusions

Sunday, February 03, 2013

Guest host Neil Gaiman introduces two tales of illusion.

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Selected Shorts: Dreams and Schemes

Sunday, January 27, 2013

Guest host Neil Gaiman introduces two American classics. 

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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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Selected Shorts: Compulsions

Sunday, January 13, 2013

Guest host John Lithgow introduces two stories about compulsion. 

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Selected Shorts: Readers and Writers

Sunday, January 06, 2013

On this show we look, comically and seriously, at readers and writers, with guest host John Lithgow.

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Selected Shorts: Pushing the Limits

Sunday, December 30, 2012

Guest host John Lithgow raises the curtain on five comic tales, classic and cutting-edge. 

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Selected Shorts: A Father's Story

Sunday, December 23, 2012

Zadie Smith turns back time in this story of a memorable chance encounter between two veterans down on their luck. 

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Selected Shorts: Things Are Not What They Seem

Sunday, December 16, 2012

Shame, longing, and passion lie beneath the surface lives of the characters in these three stories. 

 

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