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Parker Posey

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On Keeping a Notebook

Friday, October 24, 2014

Joan Didion's trade secrets.

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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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The Sexes

Friday, September 26, 2014

How to demolish your boyfriend: a wicked tale from comic master Dorothy Parker.

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Selected Shorts: You Might as Well Live A Dorothy Parker Celebration

Friday, September 26, 2014

Guest host Jane Curtin presents sassy stories about sassy women from the legendary Dorothy Parker.

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Selected Shorts: Wish Fulfillment

Friday, April 25, 2014

Gary Shteyngart's hamburger obsession, and flying carpets.

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Glittery Eyes

Friday, April 25, 2014

This reading by Parker Posey of Etgar Keret’s “Glittery Eyes” is part of the SELECTED SHORTS program “Wish Fulfillment,” hosted by Parker Posey.

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Workouts for a Broken Heart

Friday, April 18, 2014

This reading by Parker Posey of Miranda July’s story “The Swim Team” is part of the SELECTED SHORTS program “Romantic Calamities,” hosted by Parker Posey.

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Selected Shorts: Romantic Calamities

Friday, April 18, 2014

Advice for the lovelorn (not) from Patricia Marx, Simon Rich, Miranda July, and Aimee Bender.

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Selected Shorts: Extremely Creative Writing

Wednesday, November 27, 2013

A writers' model, Alex Karpovsky reads some extremely creative writing by Etgar Keret, Joan Didion tells us how she did it, TC Boyle dates Jane Austen.

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Selected Shorts: Romantic Disasters

Friday, August 09, 2013

Comic writers Patricia Marx and Simon Rich offer advice for the lovelorn on this show; Wyatt Cenac reads Rich's re-working of the "Occupy" movement as a love triangle.

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Selected Shorts: Wishing and Wanting

Friday, July 26, 2013

Come dine at our place.  Gary Shteyngart tells Hannah Tinti why the McDonald's hamburger was an aerodynamic marvel in his youth.  "Girls" star Alex Karpovsky reads his "Sixty-Nine Cents", and Willem Dafoe makes his SHORTS debut performing an Etgar Keret story.  Parker Posey hosts.

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Selected Shorts: Do You Know Where You Are?

Friday, July 19, 2013

Guest host Parker Posey presents the story that launched Jay McInerney's "Bright Lights, Big City," and a father/daughter story by Maile Meloy.

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Selected Shorts: Music and a Minotaur

Sunday, July 07, 2013

Indie star Parker Posey guest hosts this program of classics kicked up a notch.

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