Streams

 

Jane Kaczmarek

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Against All Odds

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Growing up with snakes, and beating the odds.

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How To Slowly Kill Yourself and Others in America

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Beating the odds against racism.

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At the Round Earth’s Imagined Corners

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Hating snakes, loving numbers.

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Eveline

Thursday, February 12, 2015

A chance for happiness in a James Joyce classic.

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Roy Spivey

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Close encounter with a celebrity.

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Closure

Thursday, February 12, 2015

A former girlfriend gets extreme closure.

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Miss Connection

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Girl meets boy meets girl at Trader Joe's.

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All You Have to Do

Thursday, February 12, 2015

What to wear to find the girl of your dreams.

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Missed Connections

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Finding the girl of your dreams; losing the boy of your dreams; extreme closure, and close encounters with a celeb.

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Creative Writing

Friday, October 24, 2014

A husband and wife write duelling fictions.

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I Dated Jane Austen

Friday, October 24, 2014

The title says it all in TC Boyle's absurd fantasy, "I Dated Jane Austen."

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On Keeping a Notebook

Friday, October 24, 2014

Joan Didion's trade secrets.

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The Writers Model

Friday, October 24, 2014

Molly Giles' wicked story about male novelists in search of inspiration.

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Selected Shorts: Writers on the Art of Writing

Friday, October 24, 2014

Molly Giles, Etgar Keret, Joan Didion and TC Boyle on the art of writing.

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Where You'll Find Me

Friday, September 12, 2014

Secrets and lies from Ann Beattie.

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Selected Shorts: Between Meals

Friday, September 12, 2014

Christmas cheer and family secrets with Ann Beattie; Haruki Murakami cooks spaghetti; a young writer’s brief candle.  

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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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Barbara Stanwyck It's Your Time to Shine, by Bianca Galvez

Friday, February 21, 2014

This short story, read by Condola Rashad, is based on an image in Robert Frank’s groundbreaking 1959 book The Americans —“Elevator, Miami Beach, 1955.”

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Hear 'Through the Tunnel,' Doris Lessing's Tale of a Dangerous Holiday

Friday, February 21, 2014

Lessing’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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