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Viewing Entry - God's Work & other stories (S14700)
by Canty, Kevin.

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Playing time for daisy/audio formats : 3 hours 34 minutes


Overview

TitleGod's Work & other stories : The Writer's Voice Podcast
Author / Responsible partyCanty, Kevin.
CollectionFiction
GenreShort stories.
TopicsShort stories. Podcast.
RestrictionsYes
Intended AudienceAdult
PublisherVisAbility Ltd.
Published2020

Summary

“God's Work” by Kevin Canty, “My Purple Scented Novel” by Ian McEwan, “The Burglar” by Sarah Shun-lien Bynum, “Waiting for the Miracle” by Lara Vapnyar, “Anhedonia, Here I Come” by Colin Barrett, and “Choking Victim” by Alexandra Kleeman. Kevin Canty reads his story from the April 4, 2016, issue of the magazine. Canty is the author of three short-story collections and four novels, including “A Stranger in the World,” “Where the Money Went,” “Winslow in Love,” and, most recently, “Everything.” He has been publishing fiction in The New Yorker since 1997. Ian McEwan reads his story from the March 28, 2016 issue of the magazine. McEwan has published sixteen books of fiction, including “The Children Act,” “Sweet Tooth,” “Saturday,” and “Atonment.” This story was inspired by “L’image volée,” an exhibition project by Thomas Demand that opens this month at Fondazione Prada, in Milan. He has been publishing fiction in The New Yorker since 1997. Sarah Shun-lien Bynum reads her story “The Burglar,” from the April 11, 2016, issue of the magazine. Bynum is the author of two novels, “Madeleine is Sleeping” and “Ms. Hempel Chronicles.” She has been publishing fiction in The New Yorker since 2008. Lara Vapnyar reads her story “Waiting for the Miracle,” from the April 25, 2016, issue of the magazine. Vapnyar is the author of two short-story collections, “There are Jews in My House,” and “Broccoli and Other Tales of Food and Love,” and two novels, “Memoirs of a Muse,” and “The Scent of Pine.” She has been publishing fiction in The New Yorker since 2003. Colin Barrett reads his story “Anhedonia, Here I Come,” from the April 18, 2016, issue of the magazine. Barrett is the author of the story collection “Young Skins,” which won the Frank O’Connor International Short Story Award and the Guardian First Book Award in 2014. He has been publishing fiction in The New Yorker since 2015. Alexandra Kleeman reads her story “Choking Victim,” from the May 2, 2016, issue of the magazine. Kleeman is the author of the novel “You Too Can Have a Body Like Mine,” which was published in 2015. This is her first story in The New Yorker.

Additional Information

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System control numberS14700
NarratorKevin Canty, Ian McEwan, Sarah Shun-lien Bynum, Lara Vapnyar, Colin Barrett, Alexandra Kleeman, Deborah Treisman.
Narrator NameKevin Canty, Ian McEwan, Sarah Shun-lien Bynum, Lara Vapnyar, Colin Barrett, Alexandra Kleeman, Deborah Treisman.
Participant or performer noteKevin Canty, Ian McEwan, Sarah Shun-lien Bynum, Lara Vapnyar, Colin Barrett, Alexandra Kleeman, Deborah Treisman.
Narrators GenderMale & Female narrators