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The New Yorker: Fiction

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A monthly reading and conversation with the New Yorker fiction editor Deborah Treisman.

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A monthly reading and conversation with the New Yorker fiction editor Deborah Treisman.

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Please do not ...

By RBDC111 - Jan 29 2019
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Have Orhan Pamuk read any more stories. His accent is so unbelievably strong it is impossible to understand.

Podcasting Treasure

By UConn4X - Oct 20 2018
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An incredible service to have this podcast.

iTunes Ratings

1400 Ratings
Average Ratings
1027
176
68
73
56

Please do not ...

By RBDC111 - Jan 29 2019
Read more

Have Orhan Pamuk read any more stories. His accent is so unbelievably strong it is impossible to understand.

Podcasting Treasure

By UConn4X - Oct 20 2018
Read more

An incredible service to have this podcast.

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The New Yorker: Fiction

Rank #5 in Literature category

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A monthly reading and conversation with the New Yorker fiction editor Deborah Treisman.

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Most Popular Episodes of The New Yorker: Fiction

Rank #1: David Sedaris Reads Miranda July

Nov 02 2012
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David Sedaris reads "Roy Spivey," by Miranda July.

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Rank #2: David Sedaris Reads Wells Tower

Jan 02 2018
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David Sedaris joins Deborah Treisman to read and discuss "Leopard," by Wells Tower from a 2008 issue of the magazine.

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Rank #3: Joyce Carol Oates Reads Eudora Welty

Mar 09 2009
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Joyce Carol Oates reads Eudora Welty's short story "Where Is the Voice Coming From?" and discusses it with The New Yorker's fiction editor, Deborah Treisman.

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Rank #4: Tobias Wolff Reads Denis Johnson

May 09 2009
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Tobias Wolff reads Denis Johnson's "Emergency" and discusses it with The New Yorker's fiction editor, Deborah Treisman.

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Rank #5: Lauren Groff Reads Alice Munro

Jun 22 2011
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Lauren Groff reads Alice Munro's "Axis," and discusses it with The New Yorker's fiction editor, Deborah Treisman. "Axis" was published in the January 31, 2011, issue of The New Yorker.

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Rank #6: Aleksandar Hemon Reads Vladimir Nabokov

Dec 01 2014
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Aleksandar Hemon joins Deborah Treisman to read and discuss Vladimir Nabokov’s “Pnin,” from a 1953 issue of the magazine.

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Rank #7: Joshua Ferris Reads George Saunders

Aug 11 2009
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Joshua Ferris reads George Saunders's "Adams" and discusses it with The New Yorker's fiction editor, Deborah Treisman.

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Rank #8: George Saunders Reads Isaac Babel

Aug 06 2007
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George Saunders reads Isaac Babel's short story "You Must Know Everything" and discusses it with The New Yorker's fiction editor, Deborah Treisman.

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Rank #9: Ben Marcus Reads Kazuo Ishiguro

Sep 22 2011
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Ben Marcus reads Kazuo Ishiguro's "A Village After Dark," and discusses it with The New Yorker's fiction editor, Deborah Treisman. "A Village After Dark" was published in the May 21, 2001, issue of The New Yorker. Ben Marcus's upcoming book, "The Flame Alphabet," will be published in 2012.

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Rank #10: Margaret Atwood Reads Mavis Gallant

Apr 03 2013
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Margaret Atwood reads "Voices Lost in Snow," by Mavis Gallant.

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Rank #11: David Means Reads Raymond Carver

Oct 15 2010
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David Means reads Raymond Carver's "Chef's House."

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Rank #12: Louise Erdrich Reads Joyce Carol Oates

Nov 02 2013
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On this month's fiction podcast, Louise Erdrich reads "Mastiff," by Joyce Carol Oates, which appeared in the magazine in 2013. Erdrich's latest book, "The Round House," won the National Book Award in 2012.

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Rank #13: Mary Gaitskill Reads Vladimir Nabokov

Jun 02 2008
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Mary Gaitskill reads "Symbols and Signs," Vladimir Nabokov's first story published in The New Yorker, and discusses it with fiction editor Deborah Treisman.

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Rank #14: Fiction Podcast Bonus: David Sedaris Reads Miranda July

Dec 22 2017
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Last month, in honor of the tenth anniversary of the Fiction Podcast, we asked you to vote for your favorite episode from our first ten years. The winner was an episode from 2012, in which David Sedaris read and discussed "Roy Spivey," by Miranda July. This is a re-release of that podcast.

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Rank #15: Anne Enright Reads John Cheever

Feb 17 2011
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Anne Enright reads John Cheever's "The Swimmer."

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Rank #16: Karl Ove Knausgaard Reads V. S. Naipaul

Jun 01 2016
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Karl Ove Knausgaard joins Deborah Treisman to read and discuss V. S. Naipaul's “Jack's Garden,” from a 1986 issue of the magazine.

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Rank #17: A. M. Homes Reads Margaret Atwood

Jun 01 2018
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A.M. Homes joins Deborah Treisman to read and discuss "Stone Mattress," from a 2011 issue of The New Yorker.

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Rank #18: Paul Theroux Reads Jorge Luis Borges

Oct 08 2007
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Paul Theroux reads Jorge Luis Borges's short story "The Gospel According to Mark" and discusses Borges with The New Yorker's fiction editor, Deborah Treisman. "The Gospel According to Mark" was published in The New Yorker on October 23, 1971.

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Rank #19: Tessa Hadley Reads John Updike

Sep 03 2018
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Tessa Hadley joins Deborah Treisman to read and discuss "New York Girl," by John Updike, from a 1996 issue of the magazine. Hadley is the author of nine books of fiction, including the story collection "Bad Dreams and Other Stories," which was published last year. She won the Windham-Campbell Prize for fiction in 2016 and has been publishing in The New Yorker since 2002.

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Rank #20: Donald Antrim Reads Donald Barthelme

Jul 09 2007
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Donald Antrim reads Donald Barthelme's 1974 short story "I Bought a Little City" and discusses it with The New Yorker's fiction editor, Deborah Treisman.

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Rank #1: David Sedaris Reads Miranda July

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David Sedaris reads "Roy Spivey," by Miranda July.

Nov 02 2012
31 mins
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Rank #2: David Sedaris Reads Wells Tower

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David Sedaris joins Deborah Treisman to read and discuss "Leopard," by Wells Tower from a 2008 issue of the magazine.

Jan 02 2018
54 mins
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Rank #3: Joyce Carol Oates Reads Eudora Welty

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Joyce Carol Oates reads Eudora Welty's short story "Where Is the Voice Coming From?" and discusses it with The New Yorker's fiction editor, Deborah Treisman.

Mar 09 2009
21 mins
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Rank #4: Tobias Wolff Reads Denis Johnson

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Tobias Wolff reads Denis Johnson's "Emergency" and discusses it with The New Yorker's fiction editor, Deborah Treisman.

May 09 2009
38 mins
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Rank #5: Lauren Groff Reads Alice Munro

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Lauren Groff reads Alice Munro's "Axis," and discusses it with The New Yorker's fiction editor, Deborah Treisman. "Axis" was published in the January 31, 2011, issue of The New Yorker.

Jun 22 2011
46 mins
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Rank #6: Aleksandar Hemon Reads Vladimir Nabokov

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Aleksandar Hemon joins Deborah Treisman to read and discuss Vladimir Nabokov’s “Pnin,” from a 1953 issue of the magazine.

Dec 01 2014
54 mins
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Rank #7: Joshua Ferris Reads George Saunders

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Joshua Ferris reads George Saunders's "Adams" and discusses it with The New Yorker's fiction editor, Deborah Treisman.

Aug 11 2009
22 mins
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Rank #8: George Saunders Reads Isaac Babel

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George Saunders reads Isaac Babel's short story "You Must Know Everything" and discusses it with The New Yorker's fiction editor, Deborah Treisman.

Aug 06 2007
23 mins
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Rank #9: Ben Marcus Reads Kazuo Ishiguro

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Ben Marcus reads Kazuo Ishiguro's "A Village After Dark," and discusses it with The New Yorker's fiction editor, Deborah Treisman. "A Village After Dark" was published in the May 21, 2001, issue of The New Yorker. Ben Marcus's upcoming book, "The Flame Alphabet," will be published in 2012.

Sep 22 2011
39 mins
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Rank #10: Margaret Atwood Reads Mavis Gallant

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Margaret Atwood reads "Voices Lost in Snow," by Mavis Gallant.

Apr 03 2013
48 mins
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Rank #11: David Means Reads Raymond Carver

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David Means reads Raymond Carver's "Chef's House."

Oct 15 2010
25 mins
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Rank #12: Louise Erdrich Reads Joyce Carol Oates

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On this month's fiction podcast, Louise Erdrich reads "Mastiff," by Joyce Carol Oates, which appeared in the magazine in 2013. Erdrich's latest book, "The Round House," won the National Book Award in 2012.

Nov 02 2013
57 mins
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Rank #13: Mary Gaitskill Reads Vladimir Nabokov

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Mary Gaitskill reads "Symbols and Signs," Vladimir Nabokov's first story published in The New Yorker, and discusses it with fiction editor Deborah Treisman.

Jun 02 2008
27 mins
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Rank #14: Fiction Podcast Bonus: David Sedaris Reads Miranda July

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Last month, in honor of the tenth anniversary of the Fiction Podcast, we asked you to vote for your favorite episode from our first ten years. The winner was an episode from 2012, in which David Sedaris read and discussed "Roy Spivey," by Miranda July. This is a re-release of that podcast.

Dec 22 2017
32 mins
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Rank #15: Anne Enright Reads John Cheever

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Anne Enright reads John Cheever's "The Swimmer."

Feb 17 2011
42 mins
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Rank #16: Karl Ove Knausgaard Reads V. S. Naipaul

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Karl Ove Knausgaard joins Deborah Treisman to read and discuss V. S. Naipaul's “Jack's Garden,” from a 1986 issue of the magazine.

Jun 01 2016
1 hour 9 mins
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Rank #17: A. M. Homes Reads Margaret Atwood

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A.M. Homes joins Deborah Treisman to read and discuss "Stone Mattress," from a 2011 issue of The New Yorker.

Jun 01 2018
1 hour 8 mins
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Rank #18: Paul Theroux Reads Jorge Luis Borges

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Paul Theroux reads Jorge Luis Borges's short story "The Gospel According to Mark" and discusses Borges with The New Yorker's fiction editor, Deborah Treisman. "The Gospel According to Mark" was published in The New Yorker on October 23, 1971.

Oct 08 2007
21 mins
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Rank #19: Tessa Hadley Reads John Updike

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Tessa Hadley joins Deborah Treisman to read and discuss "New York Girl," by John Updike, from a 1996 issue of the magazine. Hadley is the author of nine books of fiction, including the story collection "Bad Dreams and Other Stories," which was published last year. She won the Windham-Campbell Prize for fiction in 2016 and has been publishing in The New Yorker since 2002.

Sep 03 2018
1 hour 8 mins
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Rank #20: Donald Antrim Reads Donald Barthelme

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Donald Antrim reads Donald Barthelme's 1974 short story "I Bought a Little City" and discusses it with The New Yorker's fiction editor, Deborah Treisman.

Jul 09 2007
17 mins
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