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Unif Title Selected shorts (Radio program). Selections.
Title American classics [electronic resource] / a presentation of Symphony Space ; a co-production of Symphony Space and WNYC Radio.
Publication New York : Symphony Space, Inc., 2010.
Description 1 online resource (1 sound file).
Time 034513
Description digital stereo
audio file
Call # eAUDIO
Series Selected shorts, a celebration of the short story
Selected shorts.
Note Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Recorded live Feb. 4, 1987-Apr. 21, 2004, at Peter Norton Symphony Space in New York City, and on tour Nov. 6 1993-Feb. 9, 2007, at the Getty Center in Los Angeles, Calif.
Symphony Space: SS1001 (SS1001A--SS1001C).
"A celebration of the short story."
Performer Performed by Freda Foh Shen (Rules of the game), David Strathairn (Game), Stockard Channing (Why I live at the P.O.), Réne Auberjonois (The black cat), Christine Baranski (Where are you going, where have you been?), Jerry Stiller (At the anarchist's convention), Carmen De Lavallade (Everyday use), Malachy McCourt (Christmas is a sad season for the poor).
Note Originally broadcast on WNYC, New York Public Radio, on the program: Selected shorts.
Duration: 3:45:13.
Summary A collection of eight short stories by well-known American authors.
Contents Rules of the game / Amy Tan (34:13) -- Game / Donald Barthelme (14:17) -- Why I live at the P.O. / Eudora Welty (28:12) -- The black cat / Edgar Allan Poe (28:44) -- Where have you been, where are you going? / Joyce Carol Oates (39:10) -- At the anarchist's convention / John Sayles (27:10) -- Everyday use / Alice Walker (24:56) -- Christmas is a sad season for the poor / John Cheever (26:00).
Subject American fiction.
FICTION / General.
Genre Short stories, American.
Literary readings.
Downloadable audio books.
Addl. Author Shen, Freda Foh.
Strathairn, David.
Channing, Stockard.
Auberjonois, René, 1940-2019.
Baranski, Christine.
Stiller, Jerry.
De Lavallade, Carmen, 1931-
McCourt, Malachy, 1931-
Tan, Amy. Rules of the game.
Barthelme, Donald. Game.
Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849. Black cat.
Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- Where have you been, where are you going?
Sayles, John, 1950- At the anarchists' convention.
Walker, Alice, 1944- Everyday use.
Cheever, John. Christmas is a sad season for the poor.
Symphony Space (Firm)
WNYC (Radio station : New York, N.Y.)
OverDrive, Inc., distributor.
Related To Source record: Selected shorts (Radio program). Selections. American classics. Unabridged. New York Symphony Space p2010 9781934033128 (OCoLC)456176157
ISBN 9781934033128 (electronic audio bk.)
193403312X (electronic audio bk.)

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