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Sarah's Story

Friday, August 15, 2014

This reading by Jane Curtin of Galina Vroman's “Sarah’s Story” is part of the SELECTED SHORTS program “Alternative Endings” hosted by Jane Curtin.

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Red from Green

Friday, August 08, 2014

This reading by Patricia Kalember of Maile Meloy’s “Red from Green” is part of the SELECTED SHORTS program “Do You Know Where You Are?” hosted by Parker Posey.

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It's Six A.M., Do You Know Where You Are?

Friday, August 08, 2014

This reading by Jeremy Shamos of Jay McInerney’s “It’s Six A.M., Do You Know Where You Are?” is part of the SELECTED SHORTS program “Do You Know Where You Are?” hosted by Parker Posey.

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Selected Shorts: Do You Know Where You Are?

Friday, August 08, 2014

Where "Bright Lights, Big City" started, and a father-daughter story by Maile Meloy.

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Short Stories about Convergences

Friday, August 01, 2014

Guest host David Sedaris presents a Flannery O’Connor classic, and a bittersweet road story by Amy Hempel.

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Everything That Rises Must Converge

Friday, August 01, 2014

This reading by Estelle Parsons of Flannery O’Connor’s “Everything That Rises Must Converge” is part of the SELECTED SHORTS program “Convergences,” hosted by David Sedaris.

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'Jesus is Waiting'

Friday, August 01, 2014

This reading by Mary Stuart Masterson of Amy Hempel’s “Jesus is Waiting” is part of the SELECTED SHORTS program “Convergences,” hosted by David Sedaris.

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Guest Picks: Rivka Galchen

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Rivka Galchen tells us what she's eating, reading, and listening to!

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Reinventing Classic Short Stories by Gogol, Thurber, Borges

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Riva Galchen talks about her book of new short stories, American Innovations.

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Going for a Beer

Friday, July 25, 2014

This reading by Isaiah Sheffer of Robert Coover’s “Going for a Beer” is part of the SELECTED SHORTS program “Take a Seat,” hosted by Robert Sean Leonard.

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A Talking Fish

Friday, July 25, 2014

This reading by Josh Radnor of Etgar Keret’s “Halibut” is part of the SELECTED SHORTS program “Take a Seat,” hosted by Robert Sean Leonard.

 

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Selected Shorts: Take a Seat

Friday, July 25, 2014

Dangerous meals in four works by Henry Miller, Roald Dahl, Etgar Keret, and Robert Coover, with guest host Robert Sean Leonard

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Henry Miller in Hollywood

Friday, July 25, 2014

This reading by Joshua Malina of Henry Miller’s “Soiree in Hollywood” is part of the SELECTED SHORTS program “Take a Seat,” hosted by Robert Sean Leonard.

 

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Lamb to the Slaughter

Friday, July 25, 2014

This reading by Catherine O’Hara of Roald Dahl’s “Lamb to the Slaughter” is part of the SELECTED SHORTS program “Take a Seat,” hosted by Robert Sean Leonard.

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The Occasional Pignoli Tart

Friday, July 18, 2014

This reading by Amber Tamblyn of Ann Hood’s “The Occasional Pignoli Tart” is part of the SELECTED SHORTS program “Cannolis and Carroll,” hosted by Robert Sean Leonard.

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A Mad Tea-Party

Friday, July 18, 2014

This reading by Christopher Lloyd of an excerpt from Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland is part of the SELECTED SHORTS program “Cannolis and Carroll,” hosted by Robert Sean Leonard.

 

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Selected Shorts: Cannolis and Carroll

Friday, July 18, 2014

A champion cannoli stuffer, and a Mad Hatter, in two stories read by Amber Tamblyn and Christopher Lloyd. Hosted by Robert Sean Leonard.

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Letter to a Frozen Peas Manufacturer

Friday, July 11, 2014

This reading by Robert Sean Leonard of Lydia Davis’s “Letter to a Frozen Peas Manufacturer” is part of the SELECTED SHORTS program “Peas, Pancakes, and Pretensions,” hosted by Robert Sean Leonard.

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Madame Bovary (an excerpt)

Friday, July 11, 2014

This reading by Christina Pickles of an excerpt from Gustave Flaubert’s Madame Bovary is part of the SELECTED SHORTS program “Peas, Pancakes, and Pretensions,” hosted by Robert Sean Leonard.

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Serial Monogamy: A Memoir

Friday, July 11, 2014

This reading by Mary Kay Place of Nora Ephron’s “Serial Monogamy: A Memoir” is part of the SELECTED SHORTS program “Peas, Pancakes, and Pretensions,” hosted by Robert Sean Leonard.

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