Readers & Writers
Publisher: Symphony Space Compilations
Date: October 2008
Duration: 3 hours 13 minutes
A boon for book lovers, this compilation features funny, fantastical and poignant stories about people with unique and passionate connections to the written word.
Walter R. Brooks' "Ed Has His Mind Improved" performed by Tony Roberts, Italo Calvino's "The Adventure of a Reader" translated by William Weaver performed by John Shea, Adam Haslett's "Notes to My Biographer" performed by Isaiah Sheffer, Evelyn Waugh's "The Man Who Liked Dickens" performed by Leonard Nimoy, Molly Giles' "The Writers' Model" performed by Blair Brown, Ray Bradbury's "Exchange" performed by Rochelle Oliver, Audrey Niffenegger's "The Night Bookmobile" performed by Christina Pickles
Presented by Selected Shorts