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The Egg Race

Friday, October 17, 2014

A high school reunion prompts memories, regrets and hope.

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The Party

Friday, October 17, 2014

A dream-like party

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If at the Wedding (at the Zoo)

Friday, October 17, 2014

Brides and livestock mix it up in this Lydia Davis tale.

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Can't and Won't

Friday, October 17, 2014

Funny flash fiction

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Selected Shorts: Tiny But Mighty: Stories by Lydia Davis

Friday, October 17, 2014

Tiny tales from Lydia Davis, and the angst of high school reunion from John Updike.

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Selected Shorts: Chance Encounters

Friday, October 10, 2014

Guest host Jane Curtin presents three stories about chance meetings at night.

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Clair de Lune

Friday, October 10, 2014

A magic formula: insomnia, a full moon, and a late night ball game.

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Night People

Friday, October 10, 2014

An all night manicure parlor

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Luck

Friday, October 10, 2014

A father-son story

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Costume Drama: The Village Halloween Parade

Friday, October 03, 2014

Skeletons, devils, and Imelda Marcos' shoes.

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Selected Shorts: Next Stop, Greenwich Village

Friday, October 03, 2014

Guest host Jane Curtin presents a celebration of Greenwich Village—bad girls, smart girls, beatniks, Bob Dylan, and the Village Halloween Parade are all remembered fondly.

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Alone in the Kitchen with an Eggplant

Friday, October 03, 2014

Smart girl, small apartment

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Snowing in Greenwich Village

Friday, October 03, 2014

John Updike introduces the Maples.

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Isaac Mizrahi on bad girls in the Village

Friday, October 03, 2014

Isaac Mizrahi on how to stay young forever.

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Becoming Penny Arcade

Friday, October 03, 2014

A performance artist on her beat beginnings.

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Dave Hill, Positively on 4th Street

Friday, October 03, 2014

Writer Dave Hill doesn't understand Greenwich Village

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The Waitress

Friday, September 26, 2014

A fantasy about hard luck and good luck.

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The Standard of Living

Friday, September 26, 2014

Dorothy Parker's answer to inflation.

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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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In the Throes

Friday, September 26, 2014

Dorothy Parker has writer's block in this funny confessional.

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