Selected short stories. even more laughs a celebration of the short story
From silly chuckles and rueful ironic glee to deep cosmic laughter, this new volume of humorous tales samples the best of recent seasons of the popular public radio series, "Selected shorts."
Series:Selected shorts (Radio program)
Selected shorts, a celebration of the short story
Subjects:Short stories, American.
Other Authors:Baldwin, Alec, 1958-
Boyle, T. Coraghessan. Lie.
Colbert, Stephen, 1964-
July, Miranda, 1974- Swim team.
Leonard, Robert Sean, 1969-
Lethem, Jonathan. Spray.
Mathews, Harry, 1930- Country cooking from central France: roast boned rolled stuffed shoulder of lamb.
Meehan, Thomas. Yma dream.
Posey, Parker, 1968-
Roth, Philip. Conversion of the Jews.
Saki, 1870-1916. Schartz-Metterklume method.
Slavin, Julia. Covered.
Symphony Space (Firm)
WNYC (Radio station : New York, N.Y.)
Zaks, Jerry, 1946-
New York, NY : The Symphony Space, Inc., p2010.
3 sound discs (ca. 3 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Selected shorts. even more laughs [book on CD] : [book on CD] : : a celebration of the short story / a presentation of Symphonyspace. Selected shorts. even more laughs a celebration of the short story / a presentation of Symphonyspace.
Even more laughs [book on CD]
Symphony Space: SS1002 (SS1002A--SS1002C).
"A celebration of the short story."
"Selected Shorts is an award-winning series of classic and contemporary fiction read by acclaimed actors."--Container.
Broadcast on the radio program Selected Shorts on WNYC, New York Public Radio.
Performed by Stephen Colbert, Robert Sean Leonard, Parker Posey, Marian Seldes, Isaiah Sheffer, Christine Baranski, Alec Baldwin, Jerry Zaks.
Recorded live at Symphony Space in New York City.
Disc 1. The lie / T. Coraghessan Boyle (38:33) ; The spray / Jonathan Lethem (13:37) ; The swim team / Miranda July (13:03)
Disc 2. The Schartz-Metterklume method / Saki (13:06) ; Country cooking from central France: roast boned rolled stuffed shoulder of lamb (farce double) / Harry Mathews (35:53) ; Yma dream / Thomas Meehan (10:47)
Disc 3. Covered / Julia Slavin (23:59) ; The conversion of the Jews / Philip Roth (35:03).
Publisher or Distributor Number:
SS1002CLink to PAC