These are not typical book readings. by Katie Herzog S eattle has many things—wealth, rain, ramen—but at the top of the list of the city's blessings is the love of David Sedaris. For the second year in a row, the famed essayist and former Christmas elf has chosen to do a residency in Seattle as he workshops his next book. Show More Summary
David Sedaris reads and discusses “Leopard,” by Wells Tower, from a 2008 issue of the magazine.
From his famous story about being a mall elf to a way-too-serious review of a Christmas play, David Sedaris has the perfect podcasts for the season.
What was your introduction to podcasts? When I was in undergrad, a friend of mine told us we could download This American Life episodes to our phones so we could listen to David Sedaris' Billie Holiday impression on demand, and our lives were changed. Show More Summary
The writer, performer, and life-style guru entertains a “knife man” (David Pasquesi) and a fishmonger (Kurt Schreiber) and talks about the importance of lamb chops.
Because sometimes catfishing has a happy ending, check out today's mid-day links: life in North Korea, Trump conspiracy theories, David Sedaris on 'BoJack,' very good therapy dog, Mayim Bialik apologizes again, and dog recognizes owner. Show More Summary
It’s not surprising to learn that David Sedaris keeps diaries. It’s surprising to learn that there’s anything in them we haven’t already read. As one of the country’s most prominent and popular essayists, Sedaris has mined his personal experiences and observations so brilliantly and thoroughly for so many years that it would seem that almost...
Listen up Actors of London, we know you’re busy, we know you’re motivated but it’s also important to take a little ‘me’ time away from work and enjoy all that one of the world’s greatest cities has to offer. Here’s our rundown of this...Show More Summary
Spend your weekend reading 'The Force' by Don Winslow. Plus we like 'Behold the Dreamers' by Imbolo Mbue and David Sedaris' 'Theft by Diaries.'
"Everybody’s got an eye for something," David Sedaris told the Missouri Review. The only difference is that I carry around a notebook in my front pocket. I write everything down, and it helps me recall things." In this Open Culture article Colin Marshall takes a deep dive into the famous humorist's writing process. Show More Summary
Hi. I’m Carolyn Kellogg, book editor of the L.A. Times, with this week’s newsletter. THE BIG STORY “This book is not just an appreciation of our friendship or an acknowledgment of Coach Wooden’s deep influence on my life,” Kareem Abdul-Jabbar writes in his latest book, “Coach Wooden and Me: Our...
An interview with David Sedaris who talks about releasing his diaries with his book. He comes to L.A. June 27-28
David Grossman has been awarded the Man Booker International prize for his novel, A Horse Walks Into a Bar. Stereogum recommended essential shoegaze tracks. David Sedaris discussed books and authors that have inspired him at the CBC. Stream RIPS' debut...
From Lee Child to David Sedaris, these are the hottest titles in fiction and non-fiction The post The Maclean’s Bestsellers list: Week of June 6 appeared first on Macleans.ca.
In the new New Yorker, "Why Aren't You Laughing?/Reckoning with addiction," by David Sedaris:I have an English friend named Ingrid, and her father was an alcoholic. When he lost his license for driving drunk, he got himself a tricycle...Show More Summary
From the January 8, 2000 entry in David Sedaris's diary ("Theft by Finding: Diaries (1977-2002)"):In the mail came two issues of a gay-lifestyle magazine its founder is hoping I might contribute to. It’s not my kind of thing, but I got...Show More Summary
David Sedaris tells all in a book that is, literally, a lifetime in the making. The post It’s Been Years. Now David Sedaris is Back, with Diaries That Read Like Stories. appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Sedaris talks about “Theft by Finding,” and Christopher Knowlton discusses “Cattle Kingdom: The Hidden History of the Cowboy West.”
“Everything I learned about writing, I learned from watching people.” David Sedaris talks with The Rumpus about IHOP and his newly published collection of diary entries Theft by Finding. The post Formative Pancakes appeared first on The Millions.
David Sedaris discusses his new collection of diary entries, Theft By Finding, his love for book signings, and his inevitable return to IHOP.