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8 edition of Selected Shorts: Fictions for Our Times found in the catalog.

Selected Shorts: Fictions for Our Times

Listener Favorites Old & New (Selected Shorts series)

by Toni Cade Bambara

  • 323 Want to read
  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Symphony Space .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction anthologies & collections,
  • Audio Adult: Other,
  • American Short Story Collections,
  • Fiction,
  • Unabridged Audio - Fiction/General,
  • Anthologies (multiple authors),
  • Fiction / Anthologies (multiple authors)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatAudio CD
    Number of Pages1
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8566095M
    ISBN 100971921806
    ISBN 109780971921801
    OCLC/WorldCa52572328

    Is he still alive? The following list is made up of the first collections that popped into my head. They make great gifts, by the way hint, hint. So, the Dummies guides are a series of works. We mostly air on the weekend, but times differ from station to station.

    For now, avoid forcing the issue with mere "lists" of works possessing an arbitrary shared characteristic, such as relating to a particular place. Robert Sean Leonard hosted the series and lead a great cast including Jane Kaczmarek, Michael Imperioli, Christopher Lloyd, Joshua Malina, Catherine O'Hara, Christina Pickles, and Amber Tamblyn reading delectable tales set in kitchens, at dinner parties, behind the scenes in restaurants, at family dinner tables, and even a mad hatter's tea party. The series, which began inhas featured an international group of both seasoned and emerging authors who work in flash, micro fiction, prose poetry, haibun, and other hybrid forms. What if all the beliefs of fundamentalist Christianity were literally true, and the sight of sinners being swallowed into fiery pits were a routine event on city streets? Read Less.

    Need more information? In the hands of master storyteller Everett, the act of questioning leads to vistas more strange and unsettling than could ever have been expected. Whether featuring stories around a lively theme, the favorite works of a guest author, or a special collaboration, each Selected Shorts event is a unique night of literature in performance. The hit public radio show and podcast Selected Shorts takes things one step further in an evening of memorable live performances. In this down and dirty debut she draws vivid portraits of bad people in worse places…A rising star of the new fast fiction, Hunter bares all before you can blink in her bold, beautiful stories. Selected Shorts A Feast of Fiction March 24 and 25, Open up and say "Mmm," as longtime public radio staple Selected Shorts whets your appetite for an evening of mouthwatering food fictions.


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Selected Shorts: Fictions for Our Times by Toni Cade Bambara Download PDF Ebook

A good rule of thumb is that series have a conventional name and are intentional creations, on the part of the author or publisher. She does not understand why Max is in love with her roommate, Selected Shorts: Fictions for Our Times book talks too much, and is a slob, and lacks cursory manners.

Selected Shorts A Feast of Fiction March 24 and 25, Open up and say "Mmm," as longtime public radio staple Selected Shorts whets your appetite for an evening of mouthwatering food fictions. These are unforgettable characters rendered through silence, humor, and violence.

Avoid series that cross authors, unless the authors were or became aware of the series identification eg. A medical procedure reveals an object of worship.

Whether we present stories around a lively theme, the favorite works of a guest author or a special collaboration with a museum or publication, each Selected Shorts event is a unique night of literature in performance. Hosted by Lisa Lucas, from the National Book Foundation, Selected Shorts honors one of the most influential and groundbreaking writers of our time.

And now introducing, Single Story Downloads… after years of requests, you really can select your shorts. Works can belong to more than one series.

Selected Shorts: Poe!

Each story radiates with sharp humor, mystery, wonder, and startling compassion. He says, How is your little friend? For our edition, we welcomed Sherrie Flick as series editor and Pushcart Prize winning author Aimee Bender as guest editor.

I have read and loved each of them. Tara L. Max has a head of luscious chocolate curls and sometimes Joan dreams of pulling them taut. Crime is Selected Shorts: Fictions for Our Times book motif—sex crimes, a possible murder, crimes of the heart.

Actors from stage and screen performed stories about the pleasures and travails of all the things we love to do—from baking to ballroom dancing, card-playing to movie-watching, and knitting to sex.

Or rather, for someone. Podcast content is the same as the radio broadcast. This literary feast touched on romances and coming of age stories, mysteries, adventures, marital woes, and the cozy complications of family life. Historical, religious, magical, humorous, beloved, or bewitched—every object tells a story.

When in graduate school at University of California Irvine, she often turned in two stories because she was so interested in the shorter form and at that point didn't write much that was longer ; this turned out to be invaluable, because it allowed the workshop to point her towards the better work, which was not always obvious.

Story collections are such a gift: a whole bunch of different stories in one convenient place!

Selected Shorts

As one of the premiere reading series in New York City, the show attracts some of the biggest names in entertainment.

On Stage Spellbinding short stories by established and emerging writers take on a new life when they are performed by stars of the stage and screen.

The truth is, Joan struggles with school. Here, and in the towns beyond, the young live hard and wear the scars…In each story, a local voice delineates the grittiness of post boom Irish society. Podcasts run approximately 1 hour. Sometimes you find you have crossed an invisible line and must cope, as best you can, with petulant princesses, vengeful owls, ladies who pass their time embroidering terrible fates or with endless paths in deep, dark woods and houses that never appear the same way twice.

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But oh, is he in love! So, the Selected Shorts: Fictions for Our Times book guides are a series of works.Enjoy a new, curated short story every episode. We hand-pick minute short stories from a pool of award-winning fiction writers.

Then we turn them into to mini audiobooks that improve any commute, workout, or walk in the park. Selected Shorts: Fictions for Our Times: Listener Favorites Old & New (Selected Shorts: A Celebration of the Short Story) (v. XVI): ISBN () Symphony Space, Sep 04,  · The Best Small Fictions Fiction.

Poetry. THE BEST SMALL FICTIONS is the first contemporary anthology solely devoted to honoring the best short hybrid fiction published in a calendar year.

The series, which began inhas featured an international group of both seasoned and e.Pdf Shorts Pdf Feast of Fiction March 24 and 25, Open up and say "Mmm," as longtime public radio staple Selected Shorts whets your appetite for an evening of mouthwatering food fictions.

Whether the stories take place over steak au poivre on the crisp, white tablecloth at a five-star restaurant or huddled above a can of beans on.Join us on May 29th for Selected Shorts: Stonewall at 50 galisend.com On May 29th, we dedicate a night of fiction to reflect the cultural and historical importance of the gay liberation movement, 50 years after the now-famous riots at the Stonewall Inn.5/5(61).Rebecca Makkai (born April 20, ebook is an American novelist and short-story writer.

Her first novel, The Borrower, ebook released in June It was a Booklist Top Ten Debut, an Indie Next pick, an O Magazine selection, and one of Chicago Magazine's choices for best fiction of It was translated into seven galisend.com: April 20, (age 41).