Robert Sean Leonard

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Selected Shorts: Please Don't Explain

Sunday, March 06, 2011

David Sedaris learns French, and three other tales involving elaborate explanations that only make things worse.

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Great Expectations

Sunday, December 12, 2010

In this week's episode of Selected Shorts, we have three stories to offer that center around the theme of parental expectations—two by outstanding American short story writers, and one by a leading figure in the new generation of Israeli writers.

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Humor Me

Sunday, October 03, 2010

The funny, or funny/sad, side of life is offered up in tales by three masters of the form.

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Two Wild Guys

Sunday, August 01, 2010

Two stories written by American women about really wild guys are the focus of this program.


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Family Matters

Sunday, June 27, 2010

A charming quartet of funny, whimsical and poignant family stories. 

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