Etgar Keret, with his collections “The Nimrod Flip-Out” and the recently published “Suddenly, a Knock on the Door,” reinvigorated the short story (and the short, short story). The author, whose work has appeared in The New Yorker, Zoetrope and on “This American Life,” recently...
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Tag: This American Life
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“Everyone likes someone who is good at telling stories,” a friend once observed to me years ago. Tonight with Ira Glass on stage, it seems to be true.
It’s 6:20 PM, and Ira Glass is re-cutting the opening for our 7:00 PM show. He’s on stage at UCLA’s Royce Hall, about to...
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