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The Resource The moth, preface by Adam Gopnik ; foreword by George Dawes Green ; edited and with an introduction by Catherine Burns

The moth, preface by Adam Gopnik ; foreword by George Dawes Green ; edited and with an introduction by Catherine Burns

Label
The moth
Title
The moth
Statement of responsibility
preface by Adam Gopnik ; foreword by George Dawes Green ; edited and with an introduction by Catherine Burns
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the tradition of book anthologies created from public radio programs such as StoryCorps and This I Believe, THE MOTH collects the best storytelling moments--most in print here for the very first time--straight from their archive of more than 3000 shows since the first Moth Evening in 1997
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Moth radio hour (Radio program)
Dewey number
791.44
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN1991.77.M675
LC item number
M68 2013
Literary form
non fiction
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1969-
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  • Burns, Catherine
  • Gopnik, Adam
  • Green, George Dawes
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  • Popular culture
  • United States
  • United States
Label
The moth, preface by Adam Gopnik ; foreword by George Dawes Green ; edited and with an introduction by Catherine Burns
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "50 true stories"--Cover
  • Includes dates, locations, and directors of the original performances of the stories
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • by Alan Rabinowitz
  • by Stephanie Summerville
  • Where there's smoke
  • by Jenifer Hixson
  • Perfect moments
  • by Brian Finkelstein
  • Fireworks from above
  • by Faye Lane
  • Franny's last ride
  • by Mike DeStefano
  • The Prince and I
  • by Jillian Lauren
  • The day I became a matador
  • by A.E. Hotchner
  • In the trenches.
  • Life after death
  • by Damien Echols
  • Don't fall in love with your monkey
  • by Ari Handel
  • Innocents abroad.
  • Tajik sonata
  • by Anoid Latipovna Rakhmatyllaeva
  • Impeachment day
  • by Joe Lockhart
  • Easter in a Texas roadhouse
  • by Wayne Reece
  • Bicycle safety on Essex
  • by Richard Price
  • Elevator ER
  • by Jon Levin
  • Life on a Mobius strip
  • The big things you don't do
  • by Annie Duke
  • Coming home.
  • A view of the Earth
  • by Michael Massimino
  • Life flight
  • by Kimberly Reed
  • Angel
  • by Darryl "DMC" McDaniels
  • The house that Sherman didn't burn
  • by Janna Levin
  • by George Dawes Green
  • Cocktails in Attica
  • by Sherman "O.T." Powell
  • Whatever doesn't kill me
  • by Ed Gavagan
  • Generations.
  • LOL
  • by Adam Gopnik
  • Liberty card
  • by Marvin Gelfand
  • Mission to India
  • Discussing family trees in school can be dangerous
  • by Paul Nurse
  • The mug shot
  • by Steve Osborne
  • Good news versus bad
  • by Erin Barker
  • The apron strings of Savannah
  • by Edgar Oliver
  • A kind of wisdom
  • by Ellie Lee
  • by Dr. George Lombardi
  • A perfect circle
  • by Carly Johnstone
  • Shot through the heart.
  • War
  • by Sebastian Junger
  • We'll have to stop now
  • by Andy Christie
  • Her way
  • by Malcolm Gladwell
  • The case of the curious codes
  • Notes on an exorcism
  • by Cynthia Riggs
  • The accident
  • by Ophira Eisenberg
  • Sing Sing tattoo
  • by Ted Conover
  • Carpe diem.
  • My first day with the Yankees
  • by Matthew McGough
  • Under the influence
  • by Jeffery Rudell
  • by Andrew Solomon
  • Yes means yes?
  • by Elna Baker
  • One last family photo
  • by James Braly
  • A dish best served cold
  • by Tristan Jimerson
  • A work in progress
  • by Aimee Mullins
  • Unhooked
  • by Nathan Englander
  • Man and beast
  • The small town prisoner
  • by Wanda Bullard
  • Save me.
  • The past wasn't done with me
  • by Kemp Powers
  • Hair today gone tomorrow
  • by Jenny Allen
  • The one good man
  • by Joyce Maynard
  • Life support
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxi, 407 pages
Isbn
9781401311117
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013-014785
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Some CLC copies may be variant printings with identical content.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)827260781
  • (OCoLC)893585599
Label
The moth, preface by Adam Gopnik ; foreword by George Dawes Green ; edited and with an introduction by Catherine Burns
Publication
Note
  • "50 true stories"--Cover
  • Includes dates, locations, and directors of the original performances of the stories
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • by Alan Rabinowitz
  • by Stephanie Summerville
  • Where there's smoke
  • by Jenifer Hixson
  • Perfect moments
  • by Brian Finkelstein
  • Fireworks from above
  • by Faye Lane
  • Franny's last ride
  • by Mike DeStefano
  • The Prince and I
  • by Jillian Lauren
  • The day I became a matador
  • by A.E. Hotchner
  • In the trenches.
  • Life after death
  • by Damien Echols
  • Don't fall in love with your monkey
  • by Ari Handel
  • Innocents abroad.
  • Tajik sonata
  • by Anoid Latipovna Rakhmatyllaeva
  • Impeachment day
  • by Joe Lockhart
  • Easter in a Texas roadhouse
  • by Wayne Reece
  • Bicycle safety on Essex
  • by Richard Price
  • Elevator ER
  • by Jon Levin
  • Life on a Mobius strip
  • The big things you don't do
  • by Annie Duke
  • Coming home.
  • A view of the Earth
  • by Michael Massimino
  • Life flight
  • by Kimberly Reed
  • Angel
  • by Darryl "DMC" McDaniels
  • The house that Sherman didn't burn
  • by Janna Levin
  • by George Dawes Green
  • Cocktails in Attica
  • by Sherman "O.T." Powell
  • Whatever doesn't kill me
  • by Ed Gavagan
  • Generations.
  • LOL
  • by Adam Gopnik
  • Liberty card
  • by Marvin Gelfand
  • Mission to India
  • Discussing family trees in school can be dangerous
  • by Paul Nurse
  • The mug shot
  • by Steve Osborne
  • Good news versus bad
  • by Erin Barker
  • The apron strings of Savannah
  • by Edgar Oliver
  • A kind of wisdom
  • by Ellie Lee
  • by Dr. George Lombardi
  • A perfect circle
  • by Carly Johnstone
  • Shot through the heart.
  • War
  • by Sebastian Junger
  • We'll have to stop now
  • by Andy Christie
  • Her way
  • by Malcolm Gladwell
  • The case of the curious codes
  • Notes on an exorcism
  • by Cynthia Riggs
  • The accident
  • by Ophira Eisenberg
  • Sing Sing tattoo
  • by Ted Conover
  • Carpe diem.
  • My first day with the Yankees
  • by Matthew McGough
  • Under the influence
  • by Jeffery Rudell
  • by Andrew Solomon
  • Yes means yes?
  • by Elna Baker
  • One last family photo
  • by James Braly
  • A dish best served cold
  • by Tristan Jimerson
  • A work in progress
  • by Aimee Mullins
  • Unhooked
  • by Nathan Englander
  • Man and beast
  • The small town prisoner
  • by Wanda Bullard
  • Save me.
  • The past wasn't done with me
  • by Kemp Powers
  • Hair today gone tomorrow
  • by Jenny Allen
  • The one good man
  • by Joyce Maynard
  • Life support
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxi, 407 pages
Isbn
9781401311117
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013-014785
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Some CLC copies may be variant printings with identical content.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)827260781
  • (OCoLC)893585599

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