Short stories.

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AZ1010 Author Alice Walker reads the short story, Roselily

Pulitzer Prize-winning author Alice Walker (1944 - ) reads her short story "Roselily...

American Women -- Women of Color and discrimination, American Women -- Authors and journalists KPFA, 1994.
PZ0147.04 Inland ice / Erik Bauersfeld.

Dramatic recreation of the experiences of the fourth Thule expedition which explored Greenland....

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PZ0147.06 The Death of Ruth Tuck / produced by Scott Carrier and Ken Larsen.

A fictionalized ethnography which explores how we handle death. Composed of a series of...

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PZ0147.08 Nightvoices / produced by Rick Harris ; directed by Joseph Chaikin.

Creative work among actors who shift from ensemble to duos to monologues in order to tell a...

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R.1. Insomnia -- r.2. Patterns.

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PZ0147.10 By his bootstraps / by Robert A. Heinlein ; adapted and produced by Yuri Rasovsky ; featuring Richard Dreyfuss.

Radio adaptation of Heinlein's science fiction story about the convergence of various older...

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PZ0147.11 Haircut / by Ring Lardner ; produced by David Ossman and Leo Lee.

Adaptation of the Ring Lardner short story "Haircut." The story takes place at two...

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PZ0147.12 O-boy-o-boy-o / produced by Tom Lopez and Leo Lee.

Radio story set in the future where social workers swap stories (the big difference being their...

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SZ0457 Visions and revisions / produced by Catherine Stifter.

Los Angeles women authors read selections of their original short stories and poetry. Readings...

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KZ2073 Suspension / Gary Taylor.

Reading of Gary Taylor's short story about a women obsessed with a man whom she experienced...

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PZ0147.02 Baby boom / produced by Jesse Boggs.

Radio musical which focusses upon how the nation is shaped by that one generation which was born...

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PZ0147.13 Neurotica : a coctail party in three acts / produced by Larry Massett.

A comedic/tragic radio party. The guests are a man who is clumsy, socially inept and hopelessly...

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SZ0546.01-?? Sure tales / produced by Robert Shure.

Consists of 12 five minute tales. These sagas present, in words and music, some new ideas on...

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WZ0115 New voices in prose / read and produced by Stephanie Deutsch.

Readings of updated versions of classic children's stories.

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r.1. Lionel among the nightengales. -- r.2. Day of the wizards. -- r.3. Brother rabbit.

WPFW, May, 1977.
WZ0053 The Loyal Japanese puppy / read and produced by Ken Dewire.

Short story.

WPFW, Feb. 21, 1977.
WZ0056 Uncle Scrooge McDuck / read and produced by Ken Dewire.

Biography of the storybook character.

WPFW, Feb. 21, 1977.
BB3840.13 Truman Capote / introduced by John Malcom.

Author reads two of his short stories: "Among the Paths to Eden" and "Breakfast...

WBAI, 7 Oct. 1966.
BB3684 Two short stories / read by William Styron and James Baldwin.

Authors read their own short stories.|TWO SHORT STORIES / read by William Styron and James...

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pt.1. Lie down in the darkness / William Styron (14 min.) -- pt.2. Giovanni's room / James...

WBAI, 7 Oct. 1963.
BB3335 White slavery and the white rabbit caper / written and read by John Francia Goodwin ; introduced by Bill Faier.

Author reads two of his short stories.

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pt.1. White Slavery -- pt.2. The White Rabbit Caper.

WBAI, 4 Sept. 1962.
BB3370 Elliot Levine reads.

Reading of three short stories.

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pt.1. The White rabbit caper / James Thurber (14 min.) -- pt.2. The Figgerin' of Aunt Wilma...

WBAI, 31 Jan. 1964.
BB3352 Latest Gothic : the bottle imp / by Robert Louis Stevenson ; read by Isabella Fey.

Reading of two of Stevenson's short stories.|LATEST GOTHIC : THE BOTTLE IMP / by Robert...

WBAI, 29 Oct. 1962.
BB5351 Anais Nin : a reading.

Author reads Under a Glass Bell, Lillian, Julian, Sabina and an excerpt from Ladder of Fire.|...

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Under a Glass Bell -- Lillian -- Julian -- Sabina -- Ladder of Fire.

WBAI, 22 May 1966.
BB3647 Ursule Molinaro.

Author reads two of her short stories.|URSULE MOLINARO...

WBAI, 2 Mar. 1961.
SZ0589.26 The Safety of objects / A.M. Homes ; produced by Tom Vitale.

Series in which authors read from their works, and discuss its implications and their intent.|...

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A.M. Homes reads short stories from his anthology, and talks about absurdity in everyday life...

WBAI, 1990.
BC2219.01-.12 Mag-Time : Pacifica's literary magazine of the air / narrated and produced by Leonard Chabrowe.

Readings of contemporary stories and poetry.

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r.1. H.L. Van Brunt's poetry and fiction of Andrew Purdy (45 min.) -- r.2. Menke Katz'...

WBAI, 1975.
BC2720.01-.04 Donald Barthlme / interviewed by Judith Sherman.

Author reads and discusses selections from several of his novels and short stories.

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r.1-2. The Dead father, I bought a little city, The Great hug, The Agreement, Nothing: a...

WBAI, 197-.
BB3299 Stories of Cronopios and Famas / by Julio Cortazar ; translated and read by Paul Blackburn and Robert Kelly.

Readings of Cortazar's short stories.

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WBAI Folio notes, September [1960], vol. 1, no. 19, p. 3
Thursday, September 22, 8:15 p.m...

WBAI, 19 July 1962. First broadcast, September 1960.
BB4024 Excerpts from Edgar Allan Poe / read by Conrad Pomerleau.

Reading of selections from Poe's writings.

WBAI, 15 Feb. 1963.
BC2365 The Radio / hosted by Charles Potter.

Reading of short stories.

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Girls in Their Summer Dresses -- Taina -- The Tree Where Man Was Born.

WBAI, 13 Aug. 1975.
BC0914.03 Poetry, prose and story telling / produced by Milton Hoffman.

Performance of The Giant with the three golden hairs, a story from the brothers Grimm, Spenser...

WBAI, 10 June 1972.
BC0883.01-.05 H.H. Hollis reads science fiction.

Reading of several science fiction short stories.

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r.1. Carcinomia angels / Norman Spinrad (28 min.) -- r.2. Swordgame / H.H. Hollis (25 min.) -- r...

KPFT, 3 Apr. 1971.
BC0508.01-.10 O. Henry is alive and well and living in Houston / read by Bill Blanton.

Readings of O. Henry's short stories.

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r.1. The Green door and Lost on dress parade (31 min.) -- r.2. The Third ingredient (26 min...

KPFT, 29 Aug.1971.
KZ0023 Yiddish : the fabulous invalid / Herman Eichenthal.

Collection of literary works in Yiddish, translated for broadcast.

KPFK, Sept. 24, 1976.
KZ0475 The Most dangerous game / by Richard Connell.

Radio dramatization of adventure short story.

KPFK, Nov. 24, 1977.
KZ0279 Silent snow, secret snow / by Conrad Aiken ; read by Dudley Knight.

Reading of a horror story.

KPFK, Aug. 31, 1977.
BB5246 In old Chinatown / by S.J. Perelman ; read by Norman Belkin.

Reading of Perelman's short description of Chinatown.

KPFK, 8 Aug. 1967.
BB5311 Two more from the North / by Anton Money.

Reading of selections from Money's book This was the North.

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Grizzly -- Meat.

KPFK, 6 May 1966.
BB5148 Short shorts / read by Norman Belkin.

Reading of four short stories.

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The Drunk pony / Jerome K. Jerome -- The Model / Jakob Wasserman -- Hearts and Hands / O. Henry...

KPFK, 5 Apr. 1968.
BC0559.01-.05 Millerabilia / written and read by Henry Miller.

Author reads selections from his own works.

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pt.1. To Paint is to Love Again, Uterine Hunger, Reunion in Brooklyn, and Stand Still Like a...

KPFK, 4-25 Jan. 1972.
BC2441 A Friend of Kafka / read by Isaac Bashevis Singer.

Singer reads his narrative and answer audience questions about Franz Kafka.

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Looking out / Tom Clark -- Distinctions / Peter Handke -- The Lost ones / Samuel Beckett.

KPFK, 3 Sept. 1971.
BC2441 A Friend of Kafka / read by Isaac Bashevis Singer.

Singer reads his narrative and answer audience questions about Franz Kafka.

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Looking out / Tom Clark -- Distinctions / Peter Handke -- The Lost ones / Samuel Beckett.

KPFK, 3 Sept. 1971.
BC2441 A Friend of Kafka / read by Isaac Bashevis Singer.

Singer reads his narrative and answer audience questions about Franz Kafka.

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Looking out / Tom Clark -- Distinctions / Peter Handke -- The Lost ones / Samuel Beckett.

KPFK, 3 Sept. 1971.
BC2441 A Friend of Kafka / read by Isaac Bashevis Singer.

Singer reads his narrative and answer audience questions about Franz Kafka.

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Looking out / Tom Clark -- Distinctions / Peter Handke -- The Lost ones / Samuel Beckett.

KPFK, 3 Sept. 1971.
BB4491.01-.04 Eric St. Clair reads his stories.

Stories read by author.

KPFK, 27 May-25 July 1968.
BB5524 Maureen McIlroy reads

Maureen McIlroy reads two short stories: "War" by Luigi Pirandello, and "Near a...

American Women -- Authors and journalists KPFK, 23 Feb. 1971.
BB4928 John Epsey : three stories.

Epsey reads "Le Scouting in China," "One for the Mission," and "Undine...

KPFK, 20 Sept. 1962.
BB4865 The Banquet years : Alfred Jarry, pataphysician / read by David Ossman and Fred Kory.

Reading of two of Jarry's short stories.

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Dr. Fausroll -- The Supermale.

KPFK, 1965.
BB5019 Vignettes / by Liz Williams.

Readings from Williams Free Press column.

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Girl of our times -- The Wealth of the world -- The Work of the eighth day -- Statement -- Hey,...

KPFK, 19 July 1966.
BB5078 Two stories from the north / by Anton Money.

Reading of two personal accounts of life in the cold north.

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pt.1. Caribou (11 min.) -- pt.2. Zero (15 min.).

KPFK, 18 Sept. 1965.
KZ1596 The Assassination of light : modern Saudi short stories / translated by Abu Bakr Bagader and Ava Molner Heinrichsdorff ; produced by Diane James.

Readings from an English translation of a collection of Arabic short stories.

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r.1. Auntie Reqayyan's news : an elderly woman watches life from her window and gossips...

KPFK, 18 Dec. 1990.
BB5104 Carson McCullers reads.

Selected dramatic reading.

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The Member of the wedding -- pt.2. other works.

KPFK, 13 Feb. 1963.
BC1804 The Gospel According to Mark and The Zahir /

Reading of short stories by Argentinian author.

KPFK, 11 Apr. 1974.
BC2575 Two short stories by Edgar Allan Poe / read by Erik Bauersfeld.

Reading of two Poe short stories.

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Man in the crowd -- Found in a bottle.

KPFA, 29 July 1964.
BC2564 Two short productions.

Reading of two short stories: one by Nigel Kneale and the other by Isaac Singer.

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O Mirror, mirror / Nigel Kneale -- Shiddah and Kuziba / Isaac Singer.

KPFA, 23 Nov. 1970.
BB2809 The Bet / by Anton Chekov ; read by Bobbie Harms.

Reading of two of Chekov's short stories.

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pt.l. The Bet -- pt.2. Without a Title.

KPFA, 23 Mar. 1971.
BB0792 To Esme with love and squalor / read by S.J. Stearns.

Reading of J.D. Salinger's short story.

KPFA, 21 July 1962.
BC2553 Two by Edgar Allan Poe / read by Pat Franklyn and Erik Bauersfeld.

Reading of two Poe short stories.

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A Predicament / Edgar Allan Poe -- The Tell-Tale-Heart / Edgar Allan Poe.

KPFA, 17 Nov. 1970.
BC0590.01-.05 City life / by Donald Barthelme ; read by Gerard Van der Leun.

Readings from Barthelme'sbook of short stories City Life.

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r.1."Views of my father weeping" (27 min.) -- r.2. "Paraguay" (17 min.) -- r...

KPFA, 16-29 Dec. 1971.
BC2557 Two by Ambrose Bierce / reading by Erik Bauersfeld.

Reading of two short stories by Bierce.

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Oil of Dog -- Esme.

KPFA, 13 Nov. 1970.
BB2806 Cops and robbers / by Jean Stafford ; read by Laura Malamut.

Selection from Stafford's collection of short stories.

KPFA, 11 Mar. 1969.
BB2807 The Door in the wall / by H.G. Wells ; read by Bobbie Harms.

Reading of Wells' short story.

KPFA, 1 Oct. 1970.
BC2574 Five tales by Lord Dunsany / read by Erik Bauersfeld and Bernard Mayes.

Reading of five Dunsay short stories.

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Lobster salad -- The Workman -- Now the enemy can to Thlunrana -- The Dream of King Karna-Vootra...

KPFA, 1 Feb. 1964.
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