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Greenwich Village, Next Stop

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

Thursday, August 27, 2015

An early story in Updike's Maples chronicles.
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Bad, Bad Girls in Greenwich Village

Thursday, August 27, 2015

The fashion designer Isaac Mizrahi had an unlikely boyhood inspiration--the Women's House of Detention.  
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Laurie Colwin, Alone in the Kitchen

Thursday, August 27, 2015

The origin story of a great food writer.
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Dave Hill Touts His Neighborhood

Thursday, August 27, 2015

The comedian and commentator tells us about what goes down on W. 4th Street.
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How She Got That Way

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Penny Arcade says she left childhood behind in Greenwich Village
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Before the Parade Passed By

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Ralph Lee on the beginnings of the Village Halloween parade.
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Take a Seat, Have a Bite

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Bad dinners, awkward lunches, and the beer of a lifetime.
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Talk to the Fish

Thursday, August 20, 2015

A power lunch with a talking fish.
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The Beer of a Lifetime

Thursday, August 20, 2015

One for the road, over and over.
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Soiree in Hollywood

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Hollywood babbles on at dinner.
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Murder for Dinner

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Hell  hath no fury like a housewife scorned.
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The Mast Year

Thursday, August 13, 2015

Good luck turns bad.This reading by Hope Davis of Diane Cook’s story “The Mast Year” is part of the SELECTED SHORTS program “Not Happily Ever After,” hosted by Hope Davis.
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Laurie Simmons talks of mermaids

Thursday, August 13, 2015

The artist plays dress up.
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Mermaid in a Jar

Thursday, August 13, 2015

A mean tween, and a mermaid.
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The Frog Prince

Thursday, August 13, 2015

Can't take the pond out of the boy.
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Not Happily Ever After

Thursday, August 13, 2015

A lucky woman, a frog prince, and a mermaid.
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Strong Feelings

Thursday, August 06, 2015

The bond between brothers, and a gusty tribute to the sigh.
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The Fine Art of Sighing

Thursday, August 06, 2015

A gusty tribute to the sigh.
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White Angel

Thursday, August 06, 2015

The bond of brothers.
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The TV

Thursday, July 30, 2015

One man's life in prime time.
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