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Here's a Chance to Meet David Sedaris, and Hear Rough Drafts of His Latest Writing

2 months agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

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 Wells Tower

David Sedaris reads and discusses “Leopard,” by Wells Tower, from a 2008 issue of the magazine.

Christmas podcasts: 'Tis the season to hear David Sedaris' holiday stories

3 months agoNews : USAToday: News

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.        

How Normal Are Your Podcast Habits?

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

In the Studio with Amy Sedaris

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.

Early Addition: The Most Romantic Catfishing Story Of All Time

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

“Theft by Finding” sheds a new light on familiar stories from Sedaris

5 months agoUnited States / Atlanta : ArtsATL

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...

Laugh Out Loud With David Sedaris + More London Actor Events

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

Weekend picks for book lovers: Don Winslow's corrupt cop thriller 'The Force'

Spend your weekend reading 'The Force' by Don Winslow. Plus we like 'Behold the Dreamers' by Imbolo Mbue and David Sedaris' 'Theft by Diaries.'        

David Sedaris shares his writing process - always carry a notebook

9 months agoHumor / odd : Boing Boing

"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

Books: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, David Sedaris and more

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...

David Sedaris on his new book, 'Theft by Finding'

An interview with David Sedaris who talks about releasing his diaries with his book. He comes to L.A. June 27-28

Shorties (David Grossman Awarded the Man Booker International Prize, A List of Essential Shoegaze Tracks, and more)

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...

The Maclean’s Bestsellers list: Week of June 6

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


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

"I got a kick out of the letters to the editor, which are startling when you substitute the word white for gay."

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

It’s Been Years. Now David Sedaris is Back, with Diaries That Read Like Stories.

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.

The Book Review Podcast: David Sedaris’s Diaries

Sedaris talks about “Theft by Finding,” and Christopher Knowlton discusses “Cattle Kingdom: The Hidden History of the Cowboy West.”

Formative Pancakes

“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.

You Can’t Be a Snob with Bad Teeth: Talking with David Sedaris

David Sedaris discusses his new collection of diary entries, Theft By Finding, his love for book signings, and his inevitable return to IHOP.

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