Spotlight on Fiction: MSU Libraries(Podcasts from The New Yorker)

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A monthly reading and conversation with the New Yorker fiction editor Deborah Treisman...

Lauren Groff Reads Shirley Hazzard Wed, 01 Nov 2017 00:00:00 -0400

Lauren Groff joins Deborah Treisman to read and discuss Shirley Hazzard’s “In These Islands,” from a 1990 issue of the magazine.

 

Keywords: fiction,new,yorker,wnyc,literature
Duration: 54:20 Download file
Matthew Klam Reads John Updike Mon, 02 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0400

Matthew Klam joins Deborah Treisman to read and discuss John Updike’s “Twin Beds in Rome,” from a 1964 issue of the magazine.

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Duration: 59:49 Download file
Curtis Sittenfeld Reads Tessa Hadley Fri, 01 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0400

Curtis Sittenfeld joins Deborah Treisman to read and discuss Tessa Hadley’s “The Surrogate,” from a 2003 issue of the magazine.

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Duration: 59:53 Download file
Akhil Sharma Reads Jeffrey Eugenides Tue, 01 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0400

Akhil Sharma joins Deborah Treisman to read and discuss Jeffrey Eugenides’s “Baster,” from a 1996 issue of the magazine.

Keywords: fiction,new,yorker,wnyc,literature
Duration: 56:06 Download file
Gabe Hudson Reads Robert Coover Mon, 03 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0400

Gabe Hudson joins Deborah Treisman to read and discuss Robert Coover’s “The Frog Prince,” from a 2014 issue of the magazine.

Keywords: fiction,new,yorker,wnyc,literature
Duration: 29:01 Download file
Colm Tóibín Reads Mary Lavin Thu, 01 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0400

Colm Tóibín joins Deborah Treisman to read and discuss Mary Lavin’s “In The Middle of The Fields,” from a 1961 issue of the magazine.

Keywords: fiction,new,yorker,wnyc,literature
Duration: 71:51 Download file
Rachel Kushner Reads Thom Jones Mon, 01 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400

Rachel Kushner joins Deborah Treisman to read and discuss Thom Jones’s “The Black Lights,” from a 1992 issue of the magazine.

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Duration: 70:23 Download file
Salman Rushdie Reads Italo Calvino Mon, 03 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400

Salman Rushdie joins Deborah Treisman to read and discuss Italo Calvino’s “Love Far From Home,” from a 1995 issue of the magazine.

Keywords: fiction,new,yorker,wnyc,literature
Duration: 43:30 Download file
Mary Gaitskill Reads John Cheever Wed, 01 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0500

Mary Gaitskill joins Deborah Treisman to read and discuss John Cheever’s “The Five-Forty-Eight,” from a 1954 issue of the magazine.

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Duration: 60:55 Download file
Junot Díaz Reads Edwidge Danticat Wed, 01 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500

Junot Díaz joins Deborah Treisman to read and discuss Edwidge Danticat’s “Seven,” from a 2001 issue of the magazine.

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Duration: 55:52 Download file
Richard Powers Reads Steven Millhauser Tue, 03 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500

Richard Powers joins Deborah Treisman to read and discuss Steven Millhauser’s “A Visit,” from a 1997 issue of the magazine.

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Duration: 57:51 Download file
David Means Reads Sherman Alexie Thu, 01 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500
David Means joins Deborah Treisman to read and discuss Sherman Alexie’s “The Toughest Indian in the World,” from a 1999 issue of the magazine.

 

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Duration: 51:04 Download file
Ben Marcus Reads Mary Gaitskill Tue, 01 Nov 2016 00:00:00 -0400

Ben Marcus joins Deborah Treisman to read and discuss Mary Gaitskill’s “A Dream of Men,” from a 1998 issue of the magazine.

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Duration: 55:10 Download file
Karen Russell Reads Mavis Gallant Mon, 03 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400

Karen Russell joins Deborah Treisman to read and discuss Mavis Gallant’s “From the Fifteenth District,” from a 1978 issue of the magazine.

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Duration: 37:17 Download file
Annie Proulx Reads J. F. Powers Thu, 01 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400

Annie Proulx joins Deborah Treisman to read and discuss J. F. Powers’s “A Losing Game,” from a 1955 issue of the magazine.

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Duration: 48:09 Download file