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Radio programs -- Fiction.

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PRA Archive #sort descending Title Description Genre Broadcast Date
AZ0158 Julia / by Lillian Hellman ; read by Helen Mickiewicz

A dramatic reading of "Julia" written by Lillian Hellman (June 20, 1905 – June 30,...

American Women -- Authors and journalists KPFA, 9 Jan 1978
AZ0292 Wanderground : stories of the hill women / Sally Gearhart ; produced by Karla Tonella.

Sally Gearhart reads from her book "The wanderground: stories of the hill women" (...

American Women -- Authors and journalists, American Women -- Lesbians KPFA, Apr. 22, 1979.
AZ0307 Algonquin Woods / by Bob Callahan.

Author reads from his book.

KPFA, July 1, 1979.
AZ0493 The Machine stops / by E. M. Forster ; read by Bernard Mayes.

Reading of the novel.

KPFA, Feb. 4-6, 1980.
AZ0494 Carmilla / by Sheridan Le Fanu ; read by Wanda McCadden.

Reading of the novel.

KPFA, Aug. 27-30, 1980.
AZ0495 A Fairy tale / by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe ; read by Erik Bauersfeld.

Reading of a German fairy tale.

KPFA, Mar. 25-27, 1980.
AZ0506 The Psychiatrist / by Machado de Assis ; read by Erik Bauersfeld.

Reading of his novel.

KPFA, Oct. 12, 1979.
AZ0692 A Day in San Francisco / by Dorothy Bryant.

The author reads her novel about her gay son.

KPFA, Feb-Mar. 1983.
AZ0702 Where I've been: writings by Valerie Miner and Sandy Boucher / produced by Julia Randall

Feminist authors Valerie Miner and Sandy Boucher read from their works on treks through time and...

American Women -- Authors and journalists, American Women -- Autobiographies and Biographies KPFA, September 18, 1982
AZ0704 Emergence : the life cycle of a wasp / produced by Julia Randall.

Author Olwen Morgan and actress Alison Studdiford read an unpublished work of prose and poetry...

KPFK, June 11, 1983.
BB0327 Stuart Little / written by E.B. White ; read by Dorothy Smaller.

Reading of a children's story.

KPFA, 1962?
BB0726 Washington square / written by Henry James ; read by Charles Levy.

Reading of the Henry James story.

KPFA, 3 May-21 June 1955.
BB0727 Metamorphosis / written by Franz Kafka ; read by Myron Winick.

Reading of the existentialist novel.

KPFA, 18 May 1961.
BB0728 Three short stories / written by William Saroyan.

Readings.|THREE SHORT STORIES / written by William Saroyan. - Readings of...

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A Night of nothing -- The Mother -- The Younger brother.

KPFA, 28 Mar. 1961.
BB0730 Antigone / written by Sophocles.

Reading of the play.

KPFA, 1 Mar. 1964.
BB0757 Nuns at luncheon / by Aldous Huxley ; read by Vivian Schaeffer.

Reading.|NUNS AT LUNCHEON / by Aldous Huxley| read by Vivian Schaeffer...

KPFA, 2 Mar. 1961.
BB0758 The Real thing / by Henry James ; read by Vivian Schaeffer.

Reading.

KPFA, 15 Nov. 1960.
BB0759 The Ideal goats / written and read by William Murray.

Author reads his short story set in Ireland.|THE IDEAL GOATS / written and read by William...

KPFA, 22 Aug. 1961.
BB0762 The Loved one / by Evelyn Waugh ; read by Michael Pulman.

Reading.

KPFA, 7 Oct. 1961.
BB0764 Miss loney hearts / by Nathanael West ; read by S.J. Stearns.

Reading.

KPFA, 16-18 Oct. 1961.
BB0774 Two bottles of relish / by Lord Dunsany ; read by John Ohliger.

Reading of a detective-murder mystery.

KPFA, 24 June 1961.
BB0777 Tell me a riddle / by Tillie Olsen ; read by Virginia Maynard.

"Tell Me A Riddle" by Tillie Olsen (1912-2007) read by Virginia Maynard. Remastered by...

American Women -- Authors and journalists KPFA, February 7, 1962
BB0778 Notes of a native son / by James Baldwin ; read by Mike Tigar.

Reading of NOTES OF A NATIVE SON / by James Baldwin. Read by Mike Tigar. BROADCAST: KPFA, 16...

KPFA, 16 Dec.1961.
BB0779 Hey sailor, what ship? / written and read by Tillie Olsen.

Reading.

KPFA, 3 Feb. 1961.
BB0814 Portrait of the artist as a young man / by James Joyce.

Reading of Joyce's novel.

KPFA, 7 Feb. 1962.
BB0815 Alphabets and birthdays / by Gertrude Stein ; read by Nina Serrano Landau.

Reading of her prose.

KPFA, 16 Oct. 1962
BB0819 The Towneley play of Noah / by Paul Piehler.

Reading of his play.

KPFA, 26 Feb. 1963.
BB0821 Death of a salesman / by Arthur Miller.

Reading of his play.

KPFA, 6 Feb. 1963.
BB0831 Diary of a madman / by Nicolai Gogol' ; read by Erik Bauersfeld.

Reading of a short story.

KPFA, 22 May 1963.
BB0833 Selections from the prose and poetry of Kenneth Lash / read by Erik Bauersfeld.

Readings from his work.|SELECTIONS FROM THE PROSE AND POETRY OF KENNETH LASH / read by Erik...

KPFA, 21 Apr. 1963.
BB0846 The Dream of a ridiculous man / by Dostoevsky ; read by Erik Bauersfeld.

Reading of the short story.|THE DREAM OF A RIDICULOUS MAN / by Fyodor Dostoevsky| adapted and...

KPFA, 2 Apr. 1963.
BB0848 Luvina / written by Juan Rulfo ; read by Peter Glusker.

Reading of his short story.

KPFA, 31 Mar. 1964.
BB0856 Excerpts from Golden Apples of the Sun / by Ray Bradbury ; read by Larry Ephron.

Selections from Bradbury's book of short stories.|EXCEPTS FROM GOLDEN APPLES OF THE SUN /...

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pt.1. Fog horn -- pt.2. Sun and Shadow -- pt.3. Garbage collector -- pt.4. Power house.

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pt.1. Fog horn -- pt.2. Sun and Shadow -- pt.3. Garbage collector -- pt.4. Power house.

KPFA, 11 Apr. 1964.
BB0858 Tale of two liars / by I.B. Singer ; read by Lila Hassid.

Reading of his short story.

KPFA, 7 June 1963.
BB0860 Walden and beyond / Henry David Thoreau.

Readings from Thoreau's writings.

KPFA, 25 Sept. 1963.
BB0863 Don't let them kill me / by Juan Rulfo ; read by Peter Glusker.

Reading.

KPFA, 24 Mar. 1964.
BB0869 Berliner Millijoh / read by Lee Whiting.

Reading.

KPFA, 16 Aug. 1963.
BB0871 The Theatre National Populaire / readings by Maria Casares, Jean Vilar, George Philipe ; commentary by Leo Weinstein.

Selections read from the works of Moliere, Musset, Hugo, Pichette, Kleist, and Shakespeare.

KPFA, 24 May 1964.
BB0872 La Voix Humaine : the human voice / by Jean Cocteau ; read by Shela Bramer.

Reading.|LA VOIX HUMAINE : THE HUMAN VOICE / by Jean Cocteau| read by Shela Bramer...

KPFA, 30 May 1964.
BB0881 Christian Morgenstern / translated and read by Max Knight.

Reading.

KPFA, 29 Apr. 1965.
BB0885 The Staff of life / by Henry Miller ; read by Michael Gwynne.

Reading of Henry Miller's "The Staff of Life"

KPFA, 1 Aug. 1964.
BB0952 A Perfect day for banana fish / by J.D. Salinger ; read by S.J. Sterns.

Reading of his short story.

KPFA, 1 Oct. 1961.
BB0953 Just before the war with the Eskimos / by J.D. Salinger ; read by S.J. Stearns.

Reading of his short story.

KPFA, 14 Nov. 1961.
BB0954 A Rose for Emily / by William Faulkner ; read by Rella Lossy.

Reading of his short story.

KPFA, 12 Aug. 1961.
BB0955 The Capital of the world / by Ernest Hemingway ; read by S.J. Stearns.

Reading of his short story.

KPFA, 5 Aug. 1961.
BB0956 The Man who died / D.H. Lawrence ; read by John Ohliger.

Reading of his short story.

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Reel 2 is missing.

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Reel 2 is missing.

KPFA, 16 Apr. 1962.
BB0957 Felix Krull / by Thomas Mann ; read by Ann Sundergaard.

Reading of his novel.

KPFA, 21 Dec. 1960.
BB0958 Dylan Thomas reads.

Writer reads from his own works.

KPFA, 15 May 1952.
BB0959 Under a glass bell / by Anais Nin ; read by Jean Rubin.

Reading of her short story.

KPFA, 4 June 1961.
BB0960 The Houseboat / by Anais Nin ; read by Jean Rubin.

Reading of her short story.

KPFA, 13 June 1961.
BB0961 Je suis le plus malade de surrealiste / by Anais Nin ; read by Jean Rubin.

Reading of her short story.

KPFA, 29 July 1961.
BB0965 The Speedy cat / by John Collier ; read by J.S. Stearns.

Reading of his short story.

KPFA, 2 Sept. 1962.
BB0969 Birthday chicken with wine / written and read by Al Young.

Author reads his own short story.

KPFA, 17 June 1962.
BB0976 Going home / by William Saroyan ; read by Myron Winick.

Reading of his short story.

KPFA, 15 Dec. 1960.
BB0980 The Blond mink / by Damon Runyan ; read by S.J. Stearns.

Reading of his humorous short story about gangsters.

KPFA, 5 Aug. 1961.
BB0982 Hemingway parody / by E.B. White ; read by Jack Nessel.

Reading of a short parody of Hemingway's writing style.

KPFA, 5 May 1961.
BB0983 A Clean, well-lighted place / by Ernest Hemingway ; read by S.J. Stearns.

Reading of his short story.

KPFA, 5 July 1961.
BB0985 The Wonderful O / by James Thurber ; read by Mike Tigar.

Partial reading of Thurber's short story.

KPFA, 5 Sept. 1961.
BB0987 The Wheel of earth / written and read by Helga Sandberg Doldby.

Reading.

KPFA, 1961?
BB0988 The Story of the siren / by E.M. Forster ; read by Vivian Schaeffer.

Reading of his short story.

KPFA, 12 Jan. 1961.
BB0990 I stand here ironing / written and read by Tillie Olsen.

Author reads her own short story.

KPFA, 31 Jan. 1962.
BB0991 Roan stallion / by Robinson Jeffers ; read by Jean Hochberg.

Reading of his short story.

KPFA, 13 June 1962.
BB0995 The Mezzotist / by M.R. James ; read by Jean Nicholas.

Reading of his science-fiction short story.

KPFA, 13 Jan. 1961.
BB0996 Street haunting: a London adventure by Virginia Woolf; read by Vivian Schaeffer

Reading of Virginia Woolf's short story "Street Haunting: A London Adventure."...

American Women -- Authors and journalists first aired on KPFA, February 2, 1961; on KPFK, December 6, 1968
BB1000.13 The Fall / by Albert Camus ; read by Myron Winick.

Translation of the French novel is read.

KPFA, 30 Jan. 1961.
BB1001 The Ghost train / by Lawrence Durrell ; read by Mike Tigar.

Reading of a selection from Esprit de Corps.

KPFA, 10 July 1961.
BB1003 Araby/ by James Joyce ; read by Lawrence Johsens.

Selection from his collection of short stories entitled Dubiners.

KPFA, 27 Nov. 1960.
BB1004 Anna Livia Plurabrue / by James Joyce.

Reading of his short story.

KPFA, 2 Nov. 1960.
BB1005 Miscellany stories by Leo Tolstoy / read by Jean Rubin.

Reading of four short stories.|MISCELLANY STORIES BY LEO TOLSTOY / read by Jean Rubin...

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no.1. Evil allures, but good endures -- no.2. Work, death and sickness -- no.3. Three questions...

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no.1. Evil allures, but good endures -- no.2. Work, death and sickness -- no.3. Three questions...

KPFA, 14 Dec. 1960?
BB1006 There's a time for flags / by James Thurber ; read by Bill Plosser.

Reading of his short story.

KPFA, 24 Dec. 1960.
BB1007 Miscellany by Anton Chekov / read by Jean Rubin.

Reading of three short stories.|MISCELLANY BY ANTON CHEKOV / read by Jean Rubin...

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no.1. Marriage in 10 or 15 years -- no.2. Surgery -- no.3. Ninotechke.

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no.1. Marriage in 10 or 15 years -- no.2. Surgery -- no.3. Ninotechke.

KPFA, 9 Jan. 1961.
BB1008 Siddhartha / by Hermann Hesse ; read by Myron Winick.

Reading of his novel.

KPFA, 13 Oct. 1960.
BB1009 Buddenbrooks / written and read by Alexander Scourby ; introduced by Thomas Mann.

Author reads his own short story.|BUDDENBROOKS / written and read by Alexander Scourby|...

KPFA, 1 May 1959.
BB1014 Two stories by Mark Schorer.

Author reads his own short stories.|TWO STORIES BY MARK SCHORER...

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no.1. The Shame of the man on the egg -- no.2. They were not kind.

KPFA, 9 June 1965.
BB1015 The Rocking horse winner / by D.H. Lawrence ; read by Virginia Maynard.

Reading of his short story.

KPFA, 24 July 1967.
BB1017 Old silver / by Robert O. Bowen.

Reading of his short story.

KPFA, 20 Nov. 1958.
BB1018 A Small voice / written and read by Jackson Burgess.

Author reads his own short story.

KPFA, 6 June 1961.
BB1019 A Cure for the misery / written and read by Jackson Burgess.

Author reads his own short story.

KPFA, 28 May 1961.
BB1020 Big egg, pretty egg, most eggs of all / written and read by Jackson Burgess.

Author reads his own short story.

KPFA, 28 May 1961.
BB1021 The Gypsy / by Alvaro Corrado ; read by Jean Rubin.

Reading of his short story.|THE GYPSY / by Alvaro Corrado| read by Jean Rubin...

KPFA, 10 June 1961.
BB1022 A Small rain / written and read by Calvin Kentfield.

Author reads his own short story.

KPFA, 9 Feb. 1961.
BB1023 The Tell-tale heart / by Edgar Allen Poe ; read by Myron Winick.

Reading of the mystery story.|THE TELL-TALE HEART / by Edgar Allen Poe| read by Myron Winick...

KPFA, 24 mar. 1961.
BB1026 The Man with the golden arm / by Nelson Algren ; read by Mike Tigar.

Reading of Algren's short story.

KPFA, 19 May 1961.
BB1027 The Game / by Nathan Asch.

Reading of Asch's short story.

KPFA, 27 May 1956.
BB1029 The Christmas story according to St. Luke / read by Charles Levy.

Reading.

KPFA, 25 Dec. 1960.
BB1048 Preface to Major Barbara / read by Bernard Mayes.

Reading.

KPFA, 29 May 1963.
BB1052 Thirteen clocks / by James Thurber ; produced by David Elster.

Reading of Thurber's short novel.

KPFA, 2-6 Sept. 1963.
BB1058 Shadow / by Edgar Allen Poe ; read by James Mason.

Reading of Poe's short story.|SHADOW / by Edgar Allen Poe| read by James Mason...

KPFA, 19 July 1967.
BB1062 Usher II / by Ray Bradbury ; read by Frank Carpenter and Lee Whiting.

Selection from Bradbury's book The Martian Cronicles.

KPFA, 31 Aug. 1963.
BB1069.01-.06 Many movies / written and read by Fred Safier.

Reading of prose parables.

KPFA, 28 Jan.-10 Feb. 1965.
BB1079 Salt / written and read by Herbert Gold.

Author reads his own short story.

KPFA, 12 Aug. 1963.
BB1081 And why not everyman / by Herbert Aptheker.

Reading of selections from his book.

KPFA, 9 July 1964.
BB1082 Timmy / by Richard Elman.

Reading of his short story.

KPFA, 5 Feb. 1963.
BB1086 Disaster land / written and read by Jackson Burgess.

Author reads his short story.

KPFA, 24 Apr. 1963.
BB1087 Rebus : or the poet's education / by Douglas Newton ; read by Arlene Sagan.

Reading of his short story.

KPFA, 21 May 1963.
BB1105 Noon wine / by Katherine Porter ; read by Realla Lossy.

Reading of her novel.

KPFA, 27-30 Dec. 1960.
BB1107 Mrs. Bridge / by Evan Connell ; read by Realla Lossy.

Reading of his novel.

KPFA, 16 June 1962.
BB1111 The First seven years / by Bernard Malamud ; read by S.J. Stearns.

Reading of his short story.

KPFA, 24 Aug. 1962.
BB1113 Angel Levine / by Bernard Malamud ; read by S.J. Stearns.

Reading of his short story.

KPFA, 24 Aug. 1962.
BB1117 The Stranger / by August Strundberg ; read by Jan Dawson.

Reading of his short story.

KPFA, 14 Oct. 1962.
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