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087: “The Swimmer” by John Cheever

Why Is This Good?

If you enjoyed this episode, consider joining our Patreon. Your support helps us keep the show running. Find out more at http://www.patreon.com/whyisthisgoodpodcast In this episode, we discuss “The Swimmer” by John Cheever. What can we learn from this fantastic story? What can we say about the point of view? How does Neddy’s journey drive the way we understand the story? Does a story need to be real? Does it have to mean anything? How do we figure out a story’s theme? How is emotion expressed in this story? For daily writing tips, industry news, and great short fiction, join our Facebook group at http://www.facebook.com/groups/napleswritersworkshop You can also subscribe to our monthly newsletter at http://www.napleswritersworkshop.com


1 Sep 2022

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John Cheever y Hope Lange

Radio Duna | Notables

1969-Su hijo Benjamin Cheever, que recopiló parte importante de las cartas que envió su padre a amigos, enemigos, editores y amantes, cuenta que se reían con su hermana de las historias de su padre con otras mujeres, no le creían, no podían creer que se rindieran con facilidad ante él. Y si era así, suponían que eran besos, pero un día que se encontraron con Hope y su marido en California, supe el niño que entre ellos había mucho más que besos al pasar.

23 Feb 2022

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Episódio #22: “Falconer” de John Cheever

Livrólicos Anónimos

Considerado pela Time um dos melhores romances de língua inglesa publicado entre 1923 e 2005, “Falconer” é um livro pouco falado em Portugal, escrito por um autor cujo nome não será reconhecido pela generalidade dos leitores. O que fará deste livro tão discreto “um dos mais importantes romances do nosso tempo”, como podemos ver na capa? Será que está à altura dessa afirmação? É aquilo que vamos saber neste episódio.


30 Jan 2022

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2022-01-26 John Cheever

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27 Jan 2022

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2022-01-23 John Cheever

Whitestone Audio Services

24 Jan 2022

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The Swimmer by John Cheever - Short Story Summary, Analysis, Review

The CodeX Cantina

Welcome to the CodeX Cantina where our mission is to get more people talking about books! Today we are looking at one of the most heavily anthologized short stories, "The Swimmer" by John Cheever. Hailed as one of the greatest short stories of all time, let's take a look at a few of the angles that resonated with us. We talk about Greek influences and the Odyssey, societal pressures, alcoholism, and more! John Cheever Playlist: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TjbKalXQhI8&list=PLHg_kbfrA7YD6iPWwn1gby6HECTTJ9LG7 ✨Do you have a Short Story or Novel you'd think we'd like or would want to see us cover? Join our Patreon to pick our reads. 📖 Join our PATREON!: https://www.patreon.com/thecodexcantina ☕️ Buy Us a Coffee/Support my Channel!: https://ko-fi.com/thecodexcantina 🖥️ Talk to us on our Discord Server: https://discord.gg/srGtH98BQb 🐤 Twitter: http://twitter.com/thecodexcantina 📸 Instagram: http://instagram.com/thecodexcantina 💻 The Literary Discourse Discord: https://discord.gg/2YyXPAdRUy 📹 Subscribe to YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzdqkkUKpfRIbCXmiFvqxIw?sub_confirmation=1 ================================== Affiliate Links for Books or Stories Mentioned in this Video: Channels Mentioned in this Video: Our friend Brian from  @Bookish  also covered this story: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8jcRep_lmmU ================================== #JohnCheever #TheSwimmer TABLE OF CONTENTS: 0:00 Context 2:12 Plot and Analysis ======License and Copyright Info====== Song: CodeX Cantina Intro Artist: CodeX Cantina --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thecodexcantina/support


20 Jan 2022

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John Cheever's Reunion: Short Story and Literature

Solvanam - Tamil Arts and Literature: சொல்வனம்.காம்

ஜான் சீவர் எழுதிய "மீள்சந்திப்பு"  சிறுகதை  To read: / முழுவதும் வாசிக்க  : https://solvanam.com/2014/06/30/%e0%ae%ae%e0%af%80%e0%ae%b3%e0%af%8d%e0%ae%9a%e0%ae%a8%e0%af%8d%e0%ae%a4%e0%ae%bf%e0%ae%aa%e0%af%8d%e0%ae%aa%e0%af%81/ மொழியாக்கம்: போகன் ஒலி வடிவம்: விஜயலஷ்மி துரைசாமி  / Voice :  Vijayalakshmi Duraisamy நான் கதைக்கருவிலிருந்து கதைகளைத் தொடங்குவதில்லை.  கனவுகள், புரிதல்கள், சொல்லவேண்டிய கருத்துகள் போன்றவற்றுடன் வேலையைத் தொடங்குவேன். கதாபாத்திரங்களும், கதைக்கருவும் தானாகவே வந்துவிடும் - எனக் கூறும் ஜான் சீவர் (John Cheever) அமெரிக்காவின் மிகச் சிறந்த சிறுகதை ஆசிரியராகக் கொண்டாடப்படுபவர். சிறுகதைகளுக்காக புலிட்சர் பரிசை வென்ற ஜான் சீவரின் மிகச் சிறந்த கதைகளில் ஒன்றான Reunion கதையின் மொழிபெயர்ப்பைக் கேட்கலாம். --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/solvanam/message


16 Aug 2021

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Cuento de John Cheever: Reunión

Los cuentos con Begoña

Cuento de John Cheever: Reunión🎧 ¡Escúchalos en vivo! 🎧Los Miércoles y Viernes de 8 a 10 a través del 91.9 de FM o en www.RockSoul919.comFacebook Livehttps://fb.watch/6sqBIbj6FJ/


30 Jun 2021

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La monstruosa radio (1947), de John Cheever

El Placer de Escuchar

Tras considerar que su radio se había quedado demasiado anticuada, Jim e Irene deciden comprar una nueva. Pero su sorpresa llega cuando, cambiando de emisora, empiezan a escuchar lo que ocurre en casa de cada uno de sus vecinos.


23 Jun 2021

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S1E21 - The Swimmer by John Cheever

Short Story, Short Podcast

Episode Notes The Entire Story! A great about the story! Find out more at https://short-story-short-podcast.pinecast.co


19 Feb 2021