Meet David Sedaris

From Carnegie Hall to the BBC Radio Theatre - American humourist David Sedaris reads from his extensive collection of published stories and articles.

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From Carnegie Hall to the BBC Radio Theatre - American humorist David Sedaris reads from his extensive collection of published stories and articles. In show 1 of 4: "6 to 8 Black Men", "Diary Fragments" and "Just a Quick Email".

The producer is Steve Doherty, and the programme is a Boomerang Plus production for BBC Radio 4.

David compares European Christmas traditions and the latest in 'gentlemen's accessories'.

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From Carnegie Hall to the BBC Radio Theatre - American humorist David Sedaris reads from his extensive collection of published stories and articles.

In show 1 of 4: "6 to 8 Black Men", "Diary Fragments" and "Just a Quick Email".

The producer is Steve Doherty, and the programme is a Boomerang Plus production for BBC Radio 4.

David compares European Christmas traditions and the latest in 'gentlemen's accessories'.

In show 1 of 4: 6 to 8 Black Men", "Diary Fragments" and "Just a Quick Email".

0101Six To Eight Black Men; Just A Quick Email2010040220110422
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From Carnegie Hall to the BBC Radio Theatre - American humorist David Sedaris reads from his extensive collection of published stories and articles.

Christmas traditions in the Netherlands attract David's attention in 'Six to Eight Black Men'; some guilty secrets are revealed in Just a Quick Email and we also hear selected extracts from his diary.

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Boomerang production for BBC Radio 4.

The American humourist reads from his extensive collection, including some guilty secrets.

In show 1 of 4: "6 to 8 Black Men", "Diary Fragments" and "Just a Quick Email".

The producer is Steve Doherty, and the programme is a Boomerang Plus production for BBC Radio 4.

David compares European Christmas traditions and the latest in 'gentlemen's accessories'.

In show 1 of 4: 6 to 8 Black Men", "Diary Fragments" and "Just a Quick Email".

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In show 2 of 4: "Let It Snow", "The Cat and the Baboon" and "Keeping Up".

The producer is Steve Doherty, and this is a Boomerang Plus production for BBC Radio 4.

Memories of a snowy childhood and the experience of being in a long-term relationship.

In show 2 of 4: Let It Snow", "The Cat and the Baboon" and "Keeping Up".

0102Let It Snow; The Cat And The Baboon; Keeping Up2010040920110415
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From Carnegie Hall to the BBC Radio Theatre - American humorist David Sedaris reads from his extensive collection of published stories and articles. In show 2 of 4: "Let It Snow", "The Cat and the Baboon" and "Keeping Up".

The producer is Steve Doherty, and this is a Boomerang Plus production for BBC Radio 4.

Memories of a snowy childhood and the experience of being in a long-term relationship.

In show 2 of 4: "Let It Snow", "The Cat and the Baboon" and "Keeping Up".

In show 2 of 4: "Let It Snow", "The Cat and the Baboon" and "Keeping Up".

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From Carnegie Hall to the BBC Radio Theatre - American humourist David Sedaris reads from his extensive collection of published stories and articles. In show 3 of 4: "Picapocketoni" and "I'll Eat What He's Wearing".

The producer is Steve Doherty. This is a Boomerang Plus production for BBC Radio 4.

US humorist David Sedaris reads his essays Picapocketoni and I'll Eat What He's Wearing.

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In show 3 of 4: "Picapocketoni" and "I'll Eat What He's Wearing".

The producer is Steve Doherty.

This is a Boomerang Plus production for BBC Radio 4.

US humorist David Sedaris reads his essays Picapocketoni and I'll Eat What He's Wearing.

In show 3 of 4: Picapocketoni" and "I'll Eat What He's Wearing".

0103Picapocketoni; I'll Eat What He's Wearing2010041620110615
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From Carnegie Hall to the BBC Radio Theatre - American humourist David Sedaris reads from his extensive collection of published stories and articles. In show 3 of 4: "Picapocketoni" and "I'll Eat What He's Wearing".

The producer is Steve Doherty. This is a Boomerang Plus production for BBC Radio 4.

The American humorist gives his unique perspective on life in London, Paris and New York.

In show 3 of 4: "Picapocketoni" and "I'll Eat What He's Wearing".

In show 3 of 4: "Picapocketoni" and "I'll Eat What He's Wearing".

The producer is Steve Doherty.

This is a Boomerang Plus production for BBC Radio 4.

US humorist David Sedaris reads his essays Picapocketoni and I'll Eat What He's Wearing.

0104 LAST20110622

From Carnegie Hall to the BBC Radio Theatre - American humourist David Sedaris reads from his extensive collection of published stories and articles.

"Kookabura", and "With a Pal Like This...."

The producer is Steve Doherty.

This is a Boomerang Plus production for BBC Radio 4.

US humorist David Sedaris reads his comic stories to an appreciative UK audience.

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"Kookabura", and "With a Pal Like This...."

The producer is Steve Doherty.

This is a Boomerang Plus production for BBC Radio 4.

US humorist David Sedaris reads his comic stories to an appreciative UK audience.

Kookabura", and "With a Pal Like This...."

David Sedaris reads his essays reads his essays Kookabura and With a Pal Like This."

0104 LASTKookabura; With A Pal Like This2010042320110622
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US humorist David Sedaris reads his comic stories to an appreciative UK audience.

"Kookabura", and "With a Pal Like This...."

The producer is Steve Doherty.

This is a Boomerang Plus production for BBC Radio 4.

"Kookabura", and "With a Pal Like This...."

David Sedaris reads his essays reads his essays Kookabura and With a Pal Like This."

From Carnegie Hall to the BBC Radio Theatre - American humourist David Sedaris reads from his extensive collection of published stories and articles.

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The multi-award winning American essayist brings his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 for a series of audience readings.

This week a memoir of one nefarious summer while studying at college: "The Incomplete Quad" and a modern take on the anthropomorphic fable in: "The Squirrel & The Chipmunk"

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Boomerang production for BBC Radio 4.

Featuring a memoir of one nefarious summer while studying at college.

0201The Incomplete Quad - The Squirrel And The Chipmunk2011061320110614
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The award-winning American essayist reads his tale of summer with a quadriplegic friend.

The multi-award winning American essayist brings his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 for a second series of audience readings. This week a memoir of one nefarious summer while studying at college: "The Incomplete Quad" and a modern take on the anthropomorphic fable in: "The Squirrel and The Chipmunk".

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Boomerang production for BBC Radio 4.

This week a memoir of one nefarious summer while studying at college: "The Incomplete Quad" and a modern take on the anthropomorphic fable in: "The Squirrel and The Chipmunk"

0201The Incomplete Quad - The Squirrel And The Chipmunk2011061320110614
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This week a memoir of one nefarious summer while studying at college: "The Incomplete Quad" and a modern take on the anthropomorphic fable in: "The Squirrel and The Chipmunk"

Producer: Steve Doherty

0202Me Talk Pretty One Day - It's Catching2011062020110621
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Learning French in Paris and a friend's concern for cleanliness.

The multi-award winning American essayist brings his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 for a series of audience readings. This week the perils of an American learning French in Paris in "Me Talk Pretty One Day" and an essay dealing with a friend's concern for cleanliness; "It's Catching".

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Boomerang production for BBC Radio 4.

The multi-award winning American essayist brings his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 for a series of audience readings. This week the perils of an American learning French in Paris in "Me Talk Pretty One Day" and an essay dealing with a friend's concern for cleanliness; "It's Catching".

'Me Talk Pretty One Day' and 'It's Catching'.

The multi-award winning American essayist brings his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 for a series of audience readings.

This week the perils of an American learning French in Paris in "Me Talk Pretty One Day" and an essay dealing with a friend's concern for cleanliness; "It's Catching".

0202Me Talk Pretty One Day - It's Catching2011062020110621
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The multi-award winning American essayist brings his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 for a series of audience readings. This week the perils of an American learning French in Paris in "Me Talk Pretty One Day" and an essay dealing with a friend's concern for cleanliness; "It's Catching".

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Boomerang production for BBC Radio 4.

'Me Talk Pretty One Day' and 'It's Catching'.

The multi-award winning American essayist brings his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 for a series of audience readings.

This week the perils of an American learning French in Paris in "Me Talk Pretty One Day" and an essay dealing with a friend's concern for cleanliness; "It's Catching".

0202Me Talk Pretty One Day And It's Catching2011080120120212

The multi-award winning American essayist brings his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 for a series of audience readings. This week the perils of an American learning French in Paris in "Me Talk Pretty One Day" and an essay dealing with a friend's concern for cleanliness; "It's Catching".

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Boomerang production for BBC Radio 4.

'Me Talk Pretty One Day' and 'It's Catching'.

0203Nuit Of The Living Dead - The End Of The Affair2011062720110628
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The multi-award winning American essayist brings his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 for a series of audience readings. This week: what not to do with a mouse, in front of strangers in "Nuit of the Living Dead" and the ups and downs of along term relationship get the Sedaris treatment in "The End of the Affair"

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Boomerang production for BBC Radio 4.

The multi-award winning American essayist brings his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 for a series of audience readings. This week: what not to do with a mouse, in front of strangers in "Nuit of the Living Dead" and the ups and downs of along term relationship get the Sedaris treatment in "The End of the Affair"

What not to do with a mouse and the ups and downs of a long-term relationship.

The multi-award winning American essayist brings his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 for a series of audience readings.

This week: what not to do with a mouse, in front of strangers in "Nuit of the Living Dead" and the ups and downs of along term relationship get the Sedaris treatment in "The End of the Affair"

'Nuit of the Living Dead' and 'The End of the Affair'.

0203Nuit Of The Living Dead And The End Of The Affair2011062720110628
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The multi-award winning American essayist brings his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 for a series of audience readings. This week: what not to do with a mouse, in front of strangers in "Nuit of the Living Dead" and the ups and downs of along term relationship get the Sedaris treatment in "The End of the Affair"

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Boomerang production for BBC Radio 4.

What not to do with a mouse and the ups and downs of a long-term relationship.

The multi-award winning American essayist brings his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 for a series of audience readings.

This week: what not to do with a mouse, in front of strangers in "Nuit of the Living Dead" and the ups and downs of along term relationship get the Sedaris treatment in "The End of the Affair"

'Nuit of the Living Dead' and 'The End of the Affair'.

0203Nuit Of The Living Dead And The End Of The Affair2011080820120219

The multi-award winning American essayist brings his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 for a series of audience readings. This week: what not to do with a mouse, in front of strangers in "Nuit of the Living Dead" and the ups and downs of along term relationship get the Sedaris treatment in "The End of the Affair"

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Boomerang production for BBC Radio 4.

What not to do with a mouse and the ups and downs of a long-term relationship.

'Nuit of the Living Dead' and 'The End of the Affair'.

020420110815

The multi-award winning American essayist brings his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 for a series of audience readings. This week, we learn no two families are ever alike in "Us and Them" and we get a peep into the caustic mind of the author when he reads selections from his extensive diaries.

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Boomerang production for BBC Radio 4.

'Us and Them' and selected diary extracts.

0204Us And Them - Selected Diary Extracts2011070420110705
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The multi-award winning American essayist brings his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 for a series of audience readings. This week, we learn no two families are ever alike in "Us and Them" and we get a peep into the caustic mind of the author when he reads selections from his extensive diaries.

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Boomerang production for BBC Radio 4.

The multi-award winning American essayist brings his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 for a series of audience readings. This week, we learn no two families are ever alike in "Us and Them" and we get a peep into the caustic mind of the author when he reads selections from his extensive diaries.

How no two families are ever alike, and a peep into the caustic mind of the author.

The multi-award winning American essayist brings his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 for a series of audience readings.

This week, we learn no two families are ever alike in "Us and Them" and we get a peep into the caustic mind of the author when he reads selections from his extensive diaries.

'Us and Them' and selected diary extracts.

0204Us And Them - Selected Diary Extracts2011070420110705
20110710 (BBC7)
20110815 (R4)
20120226 (R4)

The multi-award winning American essayist brings his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 for a series of audience readings. This week, we learn no two families are ever alike in "Us and Them" and we get a peep into the caustic mind of the author when he reads selections from his extensive diaries.

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Boomerang production for BBC Radio 4.

How no two families are ever alike, and a peep into the caustic mind of the author.

The multi-award winning American essayist brings his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 for a series of audience readings.

This week, we learn no two families are ever alike in "Us and Them" and we get a peep into the caustic mind of the author when he reads selections from his extensive diaries.

'Us and Them' and selected diary extracts.

0204Us And Them And Selected Diary Extracts20120226

The multi-award winning American essayist brings his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 for a series of audience readings. This week, we learn no two families are ever alike in "Us and Them" and we get a peep into the caustic mind of the author when he reads selections from his extensive diaries.

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Boomerang production for BBC Radio 4.

How no two families are ever alike, and a peep into the caustic mind of the author.

0205Memento Mori - The Motherless Bear2011071120110712
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The multi-award winning American essayist brings his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 for a second series of audience readings. This week: The consequences of buying your partner an antique skeleton in "Memento Mori" and a dark fable about mourning: "The Motherless Bear".

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Boomerang production for BBC Radio 4.

The multi-award winning American essayist brings his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 for a second series of audience readings. This week: The consequences of buying your partner an antique skeleton in "Memento Mori" and a dark fable about mourning: "The Motherless Bear".

The consequences of buying your partner an antique skeleton, and a dark fable on mourning.

The multi-award winning American essayist brings his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 for a second series of audience readings.

This week: The consequences of buying your partner an antique skeleton in "Memento Mori" and a dark fable about mourning: "The Motherless Bear".

David reads the stories Memento Mori and Motherless Bear.

Memento Mori and Motherless Bear.

0205Memento Mori - The Motherless Bear2011071120110712
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The multi-award winning American essayist brings his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 for a second series of audience readings. This week: The consequences of buying your partner an antique skeleton in "Memento Mori" and a dark fable about mourning: "The Motherless Bear".

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Boomerang production for BBC Radio 4.

The consequences of buying your partner an antique skeleton, and a dark fable on mourning.

The multi-award winning American essayist brings his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 for a second series of audience readings.

This week: The consequences of buying your partner an antique skeleton in "Memento Mori" and a dark fable about mourning: "The Motherless Bear".

David reads the stories Memento Mori and Motherless Bear.

Memento Mori and Motherless Bear.

0205Memento Mori And Motherless Bear20110822

The multi-award winning American essayist brings his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 for a second series of audience readings. This week: The consequences of buying your partner an antique skeleton in "Memento Mori" and a dark fable about mourning: "The Motherless Bear".

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Boomerang production for BBC Radio 4.

David reads the stories Memento Mori and Motherless Bear.

0205Memento Mori And The Motherless Bear20120304

The multi-award winning American essayist brings his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 for a second series of audience readings. This week: The consequences of buying your partner an antique skeleton in "Memento Mori" and a dark fable about mourning: "The Motherless Bear".

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Boomerang production for BBC Radio 4.

The consequences of buying your partner an antique skeleton, and a dark fable on mourning.

0206 LASTThe Ship Shape - Make That A Double2011071820110719
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The multi-award winning American essayist brings his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4, concluding his second series of audience readings. This week some serious thought is put into buying a holiday home in 'The Ship Shape' and the complexities of gender assignment when learning French in 'Make That a Double'.

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Boomerang production for BBC Radio 4.

This week some serious thought is put into buying a holiday home.

The multi-award winning American essayist brings his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 for a second series of audience readings.

This week some serious thought is put into buying a holiday home in 'The Ship Shape' and the complexities of gender assignment when learning French in 'Make That a Double'.

The Ship Shape and Make That a Double.

0206 LASTThe Ship Shape - Make That A Double2011071820110719
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The multi-award winning American essayist brings his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4, concluding his second series of audience readings. This week some serious thought is put into buying a holiday home in 'The Ship Shape' and the complexities of gender assignment when learning French in 'Make That a Double'.

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Boomerang production for BBC Radio 4.

This week some serious thought is put into buying a holiday home.

The multi-award winning American essayist brings his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 for a second series of audience readings.

This week some serious thought is put into buying a holiday home in 'The Ship Shape' and the complexities of gender assignment when learning French in 'Make That a Double'.

The Ship Shape and Make That a Double.

0206 LASTThe Ship Shape; Make That A Double2011082920120311

The multi-award winning American essayist brings his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4, concluding his second series of audience readings. This week some serious thought is put into buying a holiday home in 'The Ship Shape' and the complexities of gender assignment when learning French in 'Make That a Double'.

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Boomerang production for BBC Radio 4.

This week some serious thought is put into buying a holiday home.

The multi-award winning American essayist brings his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 for a second series of audience readings. This week some serious thought is put into buying a holiday home in 'The Ship Shape' and the complexities of gender assignment when learning French in 'Make That a Double'.

0301Attaboy - In The Waiting Room2012093020121005 (BBC7)
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Recalling his childhood discipline, and the perils of agreeing without understanding.

The multi-award winning American essayist, David Sedaris, brings more of his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 with a series of audience readings.

Episode 1 (of 6):

This week childhood discipline in the Sedaris household is recalled in "Attaboy" and the perils of agreeing without understanding in a foreign country are examined in "In The Waiting Room".

Produced by Steve Doherty

A Boomerang Production for BBC Radio 4.

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The multi-award winning American essayist, David Seadris, brings more of his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 with a series of audience readings.

Episode 1 (of 6):

This week childhood discipline in the Sedaris household is recalled in "Attaboy" and the perils of agreeing without understanding in a foreign country are examined in "In The Waiting Room".

Produced by Steve Doherty

A Boomerang Production for BBC Radio 4.

Recalling his childhood discipline, and the perils of agreeing without understanding.

The multi-award winning American essayist, David Sedaris, brings more of his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 with a series of audience readings.

0301Attaboy And In The Waiting Room20120930

The multi-award winning American essayist, David Sedaris, brings more of his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 with a series of audience readings.

Episode 1 (of 6):

This week childhood discipline in the Sedaris household is recalled in "Attaboy" and the perils of agreeing without understanding in a foreign country are examined in "In The Waiting Room".

Produced by Steve Doherty

A Boomerang Production for BBC Radio 4.

0301Attaboy; In The Waiting Room2012093020130725

The multi-award winning American essayist, David Seadris, brings more of his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 with a series of audience readings.

Episode 1 (of 6):

This week childhood discipline in the Sedaris household is recalled in "Attaboy" and the perils of agreeing without understanding in a foreign country are examined in "In The Waiting Room".

Produced by Steve Doherty

A Boomerang Production for BBC Radio 4.

0302Author Author; Front Row Centre With Thaddeus Bristol2012100720130801

The multi-award winning American essayist brings more of his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 with a series of audience readings.

This week David gives his observations of life as an author on tour in "Author, Author", makes a satirical swipe at critics in "Front Row Centre with Thaddeus Bristol", and reads some extracts from his diaries.

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Boom Pictures Cymru production for BBC Radio 4.

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The multi-award winning American essayist with more of his wit and charm in a series of audience readings.

This week includes his observations of life as an author on tour in "Author, Author", a satirical swipe at critics in "Front Row Centre with Thaddeus Bristol" and some extracts from his diaries.

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Boomerang Production for BBC Radio 4.

Series of readings by the American essayist.

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The multi-award winning American essayist brings more of his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 with a series of audience readings.

This week David gives his observations of life as an author on tour in "Author, Author", makes a satirical swipe at critics in "Front Row Centre with Thaddeus Bristol", and reads some extracts from his diaries.

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Boom Pictures Cymru production for BBC Radio 4.

The multi-award winning American essayist with more of his wit and charm in a series of audience readings.

This week includes his observations of life as an author on tour in "Author, Author", a satirical swipe at critics in "Front Row Centre with Thaddeus Bristol" and some extracts from his diaries.

A Boomerang Production for BBC Radio 4.

Series of readings by the American essayist.

The American essayist's musing on life as an author and a satirical swipe at critics.

0302Author, Author; Front Row Centre With Thaddeus Bristol20121007

The multi-award winning American essayist with more of his wit and charm in a series of audience readings.

This week includes his observations of life as an author on tour in "Author, Author", a satirical swipe at critics in "Front Row Centre with Thaddeus Bristol" and some extracts from his diaries.

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Boomerang Production for BBC Radio 4.

0303Memory Lapse - If I Ruled The World20121014

This week, childhood memories of competitive parenting in "Memory Lapse" and a character monologue imagining what life would be like "If I Ruled The World!".

0303Memory Lapse - If I Ruled The World2012101420130808
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Childhood memories of competitive parenting and imagining life as ruler of the world.

The multi-award winning American essayist brings more of his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 with a series of audience readings. This week, the stories include childhood memories of competitive parenting in "Memory Lapse", and a character monologue imagining what life would be like "If I Ruled The World!"

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Boom Pictures Cymru production for BBC Radio 4.

This week, childhood memories of competitive parenting in "Memory Lapse" and a character monologue imagining what life would be like "If I Ruled The World!".

0303Memory Lapse, If I Ruled The World20121014

The multi-award winning American essayist with more of his wit and charm in a series of audience readings. This week, childhood memories of competitive parenting in "Memory Lapse" and a character monologue imagining what life would be like "If I Ruled The World!".

Produced by Steve Doherty

A Boomerang production for BBC Radio 4.

0303Memory Lapse; If I Ruled The World2012101420130808

The multi-award winning American essayist brings more of his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 with a series of audience readings. This week, the stories include childhood memories of competitive parenting in "Memory Lapse", and a character monologue imagining what life would be like "If I Ruled The World!"

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Boom Pictures Cymru production for BBC Radio 4.

0304Put A Lid On It2012102120130815
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The multi-award winning American essayist brings more of his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 with a series of audience readings. This week we encounter his sister, Tiffany, in a story called "Put A Lid On It" and hear some more extracts from his diaries.

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Boom Pictures Cymru production for BBC Radio 4.

Featuring a story involving his sister Tiffany and some more diary extracts.

The multi-award winning American essayist with more of his wit and charm in a series of audience readings. This week we encounter his sister, Tiffany, in a story called "Put A Lid On It" and hear some more extracts from his diaries.

A Boomerang production for BBC Radio 4.

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The multi-award winning American essayist brings more of his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 with a series of audience readings. This week we encounter his sister, Tiffany, in a story called "Put A Lid On It" and hear some more extracts from his diaries.

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Boom Pictures Cymru production for BBC Radio 4.

The multi-award winning American essayist with more of his wit and charm in a series of audience readings. This week we encounter his sister, Tiffany, in a story called "Put A Lid On It" and hear some more extracts from his diaries.

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Boomerang production for BBC Radio 4.

Featuring a story involving his sister Tiffany and some more diary extracts.

The multi-award winning American essayist with more of his wit and charm in a series of audience readings. This week we encounter his sister, Tiffany, in a story called "Put A Lid On It" and hear some more extracts from his diaries.

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Boomerang production for BBC Radio 4.

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The perils of learning a language by audio tape and crossing the line in property desire.

The multi-award winning American essayist with more of his wit and charm in a series of audience readings. This week the perils of learning a foreign language by audio tape in "Easy Tiger" and crossing the line in property desire in "Possession".

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Boomerang production for BBC Radio 4.

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The perils of learning a language by audio tape and crossing the line in property desire.

The multi-award winning American essayist brings more of his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 with a series of audience readings. This week the perils of learning a foreign language by audio tape in "Easy Tiger" and when crossing the line in property desire in "Possession".

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Boom Pictures Cymru production for BBC Radio 4.

The multi-award winning American essayist with more of his wit and charm in a series of audience readings. This week the perils of learning a foreign language by audio tape in "Easy Tiger" and crossing the line in property desire in "Possession".

A Boomerang production for BBC Radio 4.

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The multi-award winning American essayist with more of his wit and charm in a series of audience readings. This week the perils of learning a foreign language by audio tape in "Easy Tiger" and crossing the line in property desire in "Possession".

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Boomerang production for BBC Radio 4.

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The multi-award winning American essayist brings more of his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 with a series of audience readings. This week the perils of learning a foreign language by audio tape in "Easy Tiger" and when crossing the line in property desire in "Possession".

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Boom Pictures Cymru production for BBC Radio 4.

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The downsides of moving to the British countryside and learning French in Paris.

The multi-award winning American with more of his wit and charm in the final edition of this series of audience readings. This week moving to the British countryside has its downsides exposed in "Rubbish" and David recounts the eye-opening experience of learning French at a Paris language school in "Jesus Shaves".

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Boomerang production for BBC Radio 4.

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The downsides of moving to the British countryside, and learning French in Paris.

The multi-award winning American essayist brings more of his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 with the final edition in a series of audience readings. This week moving to the British countryside has its downsides exposed in "Rubbish" and the eye-opening experience of learning French at a Paris language school is considered in "Jesus Shaves".

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Boom Pictures Cymru production for BBC Radio 4.

The multi-award winning American with more of his wit and charm in the final edition of this series of audience readings. This week moving to the British countryside has its downsides exposed in "Rubbish" and David recounts the eye-opening experience of learning French at a Paris language school in "Jesus Shaves".

A Boomerang production for BBC Radio 4.

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The multi-award winning American with more of his wit and charm in the final edition of this series of audience readings. This week moving to the British countryside has its downsides exposed in "Rubbish" and David recounts the eye-opening experience of learning French at a Paris language school in "Jesus Shaves".

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Boomerang production for BBC Radio 4.

0306 LASTRubbish; Jesus Shaves2012110420130829

The multi-award winning American essayist brings more of his wit and charm to BBC Radio 4 with the final edition in a series of audience readings. This week moving to the British countryside has its downsides exposed in "Rubbish" and the eye-opening experience of learning French at a Paris language school is considered in "Jesus Shaves".

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Boom Pictures Cymru production for BBC Radio 4.

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The ups and downs of a colonoscopy, and how the right lighting can make us all look good.

One of the world's funniest storytellers is back on BBC Radio 4 doing what he does best.

There are two stories, this week: "The Happy Place", dealing with the ups and downs of a colonoscopy; and "The Shadow of Your Smile", about how the right lighting can make us all look good.

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Giddy Goat production for BBC Radio 4.

0401The Happy Place; The Shadow Of Your Smile2013120120140805

One of the world's funniest storytellers is back on BBC Radio 4 doing what he does best.

There are two stories, this week: "The Happy Place", dealing with the ups and downs of a colonoscopy; and "The Shadow of Your Smile", about how the right lighting can make us all look good.

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Giddy Goat production for BBC Radio 4.

The ups and downs of a colonoscopy and how the right lighting can make us all look good.

0402Repeat After Me2013120820140812

One of the world's funniest storytellers is back on BBC Radio 4 doing what he does best.

This week, a story dealing with the guilt he sometimes feels as a result of writing stories about his family in "Repeat After Me" and some more extracts from his hilarious diary.

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Giddy Goat production for BBC Radio 4.

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One of the world's funniest storytellers is back on BBC Radio 4 doing what he does best.

This week, a story dealing with the guilt he sometimes feels as a result of writing stories about his family in "Repeat After Me" and some more extracts from his hilarious diary.

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Giddy Goat production for BBC Radio 4.

David expounds on the guilt he feels as a result of writing stories about his family.

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A trip to China does not work out well for David, especially on the food front.

One of the world's funniest storytellers is back on BBC Radio 4 doing what he does best.

This week, in "#2 to Go", a trip to China does not work out well for David - especially on the food front.

The second story is called "Innocents Abroad" and tackles the tricky tightrope of "going native" when learning a foreign language.

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Giddy Goat production for BBC Radio 4.

0403#2 To Go; Innocents Abroad2013121520140819

One of the world's funniest storytellers is back on BBC Radio 4 doing what he does best.

This week, in "#2 to Go", a trip to China does not work out well for David - especially on the food front.

The second story is called "Innocents Abroad" and tackles the tricky tightrope of "going native" when learning a foreign language.

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Giddy Goat production for BBC Radio 4.

0404Company Man - Diary Extracts2013122220140826
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The pros and cons of being grown up enough to have a guest room.

One of the world's funniest storytellers is back on BBC Radio 4 doing what he does best.

This week, the pros and cons of being grown up enough to have a guest room in "Company Man", and some more extracts from his hilarious diary, which he has kept nightly for over 30 years.

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Giddy Goat production for BBC Radio 4.

0404Company Man; Diary Extracts2013122220140826

One of the world's funniest storytellers is back on BBC Radio 4 doing what he does best.

This week, the pros and cons of being grown up enough to have a guest room in "Company Man", and some more extracts from his hilarious diary, which he has kept nightly for over 30 years.

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Giddy Goat production for BBC Radio 4.

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0405English Lesson - Understanding Understanding Owls2013122920140902
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David muses on his native tongue as a foreign language and the trouble taxidermy can bring

One of the world's funniest storytellers is back on BBC Radio 4 doing what he does best.

This week, he considers his native tongue as if it were a foreign language in "English Lesson" and the trouble that taxidermy can bring in "Understanding Understanding Owls".

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Giddy Goat production for BBC Radio 4.

0405English Lesson; Understanding Understanding Owls2013122920140902

One of the world's funniest storytellers is back on BBC Radio 4 doing what he does best.

This week, he considers his native tongue as if it were a foreign language in "English Lesson" and the trouble that taxidermy can bring in "Understanding Understanding Owls".

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Giddy Goat production for BBC Radio 4.

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David deals with family tragedy and presents some comic verse about our canine friends.

One of the world's best storytellers is back on BBC Radio 4.

This week, dealing with family tragedy in "The Sea Section" and some comic verse about our canine friends in "Dog Days".

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Giddy Goat production for BBC Radio 4.

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One of the world's best storytellers is back on BBC Radio 4.

This week, dealing with family tragedy in "The Sea Section" and some comic verse about our canine friends in "Dog Days".

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Giddy Goat production for BBC Radio 4.

0501The Understudy - Big Boy2015073020150806 (BBC7)
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A tale of questionable childcare from the child's point of view.

One of the world's best storytellers, back on BBC Radio 4 doing what he does best.

There are two stories, this week:

The Understudy sees some questionable childcare from the child's point of view, and Big Boy is about a problem many of us have faced when one flush just isn't enough.

And there are some extracts from David's unique diary.

Produced by Steve Doherty

A Giddy Goat production for BBC Radio 4.

0501The Understudy, Big Boy20150730

One of the world's best storytellers, back on BBC Radio 4 doing what he does best.

There are two stories, this week:

The Understudy sees some questionable childcare from the child's point of view, and Big Boy is about a problem many of us have faced when one flush just isn't enough.

And there are some extracts from David's unique diary.

Produced by Steve Doherty

A Giddy Goat production for BBC Radio 4.

0501The Understudy; Big Boy2015073020170223 (R4)

One of the world's best storytellers, back on BBC Radio 4 doing what he does best.

There are two stories, this week:

The Understudy sees some questionable childcare from the child's point of view, and Big Boy is about a problem many of us have faced when one flush just isn't enough.

And there are some extracts from David's unique diary.

Produced by Steve Doherty

A Giddy Goat production for BBC Radio 4.

0502Stepping Out - The Vigilant Rabbit2015080620150814 (BBC7)
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How a quest for fitness can become an obsession, plus questions from the studio audience.

One of the world's best storytellers, back on BBC Radio 4 doing what he does best.

This week:

how a quest for fitness can become an obsession in "Stepping Out";

an anthropomorphic tale of over zealous security in "The Vigilant Rabbit";

and some questions from the studio audience.

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Giddy Goat production for BBC Radio 4.

0502Stepping Out; The Vigilant Rabbit2015080620170302 (R4)

One of the world's best storytellers, back on BBC Radio 4 doing what he does best.

This week:

how a quest for fitness can become an obsession in "Stepping Out";

an anthropomorphic tale of over zealous security in "The Vigilant Rabbit";

and some questions from the studio audience.

Producer: Steve Doherty

A Giddy Goat production for BBC Radio 4.

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One of the world's funniest storytellers is back on BBC Radio 4 doing what he does best. This week: Leviathan deals with a family gathering for Thanksgiving at the seaside and there's another instalment from his diary (3/6)

Produced by Steve Doherty

A Giddy Goat production for BBC Radio 4.

A family Thanksgiving gathering at the seaside and another instalment from David's diary.

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One of the world's funniest storytellers is back on BBC Radio 4 doing what he does best. This week: Leviathan deals with a family gathering for Thanksgiving at the seaside and there's another instalment from his diary (3/6)

Produced by Steve Doherty

A Giddy Goat production for BBC Radio 4.

0504Little Guy, The Ones That Got Away, Now Hiring Friendly People2015082020170316 (R4)

One of the world's finest storytellers, back on BBC Radio 4 doing what he does best.

This week, there are reflections on being small in Little Guy, fulmination in the coffee queue in Now Hiring Friendly People, and an off the cuff question to David's boyfriend leads to a surprising answer in The Ones That Got Away. There are also some more questions from the audience.

Produced by Steve Doherty

A Giddy Goat production for BBC Radio 4.

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One of the world's finest storytellers, back on BBC Radio 4 doing what he does best.

This week, there are reflections on being small in Little Guy, fulmination in the coffee queue in Now Hiring Friendly People, and an off the cuff question to David's boyfriend leads to a surprising answer in The Ones That Got Away. There are also some more questions from the audience.

Produced by Steve Doherty

A Giddy Goat production for BBC Radio 4.

Reflections on being small, and a question to his boyfriend leads to a surprising answer.

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Including a reflection on selfie culture and a final extract from David's diaries.

One of the world's best storytellers is back on BBC Radio 4 doing what he does best.

This week: the story of an unorthodox minor operation in Calypso, a reflection on selfie culture in Follow Me and a final extract from his diaries (5/6)

Produced by Steve Doherty

A Giddy Goat production for BBC Radio 4.

0505Calypso; Follow Me2015082720170323 (R4)

One of the world's best storytellers is back on BBC Radio 4 doing what he does best.

This week: the story of an unorthodox minor operation in Calypso, a reflection on selfie culture in Follow Me and a final extract from his diaries (5/6)

Produced by Steve Doherty

A Giddy Goat production for BBC Radio 4.

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One of the world's best storytellers is back on BBC Radio 4 doing what he does best.

This week, we find how turtles have featured in the writer's life since childhood in Loggerheads and we hear a final extract from his peerless diaries.

Produced by Steve Doherty

A Giddy Goat production for BBC Radio 4.

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One of the world's best storytellers is back on BBC Radio 4 doing what he does best.

This week, we find how turtles have featured in the writer's life since childhood in Loggerheads and we hear a final extract from his peerless diaries.

Produced by Steve Doherty

A Giddy Goat production for BBC Radio 4.

Including a tale about how turtles have featured in the writer's life since childhood.

0620170704

The globetrotting, trash-picking, aisle-rolling storyteller with more wit and wisdom.

The globetrotting, trash-picking, aisle-rolling storyteller is back with more words of wit and wisdom. He opens this series with a new story fresh from the pages of The New Yorker, Untamed, and extracts from his book Theft By Finding, a compilation of diary entries from 1977-2002.

With sardonic wit and incisive social critiques, David Sedaris has become one of America's pre-eminent humour writers. The great skill with which he slices through cultural euphemisms and political correctness proves that he is a master of satire and one of the most observant writers addressing the human condition today.

David Sedaris's first book, Barrel Fever (1994), which included The SantaLand Diaries. was a critical and commercial success, as were his follow-up efforts, Naked (1997), Holidays on Ice (1997) and Me Talk Pretty One Day (2000). He became known for his bitingly funny recollections of his youth, family life and travels, making semi-celebrities out of his parents and siblings.

David Sedaris has been nominated for three Grammy Awards for Best Spoken Word and Best Comedy Album. A feature film adaptation of his story C.O.G. was released after a premier at the Sundance Film Festival (2013). He has been a contributor to BBC Radio 4 since 1996.

Producer: Steve Doherty
A Giddy Goat production for BBC Radio 4.

06Buddy, Can You Spare A Tie?; A Modest Proposal20170725

The globetrotting, trash-picking, aisle-rolling storyteller with more wit and wisdom.

The globetrotting, trash-picking, aisle-rolling storyteller is back on Radio 4 with more words of wit and wisdom. This week, some selected sections from a 'style' essay, Buddy, Can You Spare a Tie?, and A Modest Proposal, David's take on the subject of same sex marriage..

With sardonic wit and incisive social critiques, David Sedaris has become one of America's pre-eminent humour writers. The great skill with which he slices through cultural euphemisms and political correctness proves that he is a master of satire and one of the most observant writers addressing the human condition today.

David Sedaris's first book, Barrel Fever (1994), which included The SantaLand Diaries. was a critical and commercial success, as were his follow-up efforts, Naked (1997), Holidays on Ice (1997) and Me Talk Pretty One Day (2000). He became known for his bitingly funny recollections of his youth, family life and travels, making semi-celebrities out of his parents and siblings.

David Sedaris has been nominated for three Grammy Awards for Best Spoken Word and Best Comedy Album. A feature film adaptation of his story C.O.G. was released after a premier at the Sundance Film Festival (2013). He has been a contributor to BBC Radio 4 since 1996.

Producer: Steve Doherty
A Giddy Goat production for BBC Radio 4.

06Of Mice And Men; A Can Of Worms20170711

The globetrotting, trash-picking, aisle-rolling storyteller with more wit and wisdom.

The globetrotting, trash-picking, aisle-rolling storyteller with more words of wit and wisdom. This week, urban myths, the truth and what it means to be called a liar in Of Mice and Men. Also, A Can of Worms, a story about overheard conversations and the right way to eat pie.

With sardonic wit and incisive social critiques, David Sedaris has become one of America's pre-eminent humour writers. The great skill with which he slices through cultural euphemisms and political correctness proves that he is a master of satire and one of the most observant writers addressing the human condition today.

David Sedaris's first book, Barrel Fever (1994), which included The SantaLand Diaries. was a critical and commercial success, as were his follow-up efforts, Naked (1997), Holidays on Ice (1997) and Me Talk Pretty One Day (2000). He became known for his bitingly funny recollections of his youth, family life and travels, making semi-celebrities out of his parents and siblings.

David Sedaris has been nominated for three Grammy Awards for Best Spoken Word and Best Comedy Album. A feature film adaptation of his story C.O.G. was released after a premier at the Sundance Film Festival (2013). He has been a contributor to BBC Radio 4 since 1996.

Producer: Steve Doherty
A Giddy Goat production for BBC Radio 4.

06Suitable For Framing; Diary Extracts20170718

The globetrotting, trash-picking, aisle-rolling storyteller with more wit and wisdom.

The globetrotting, trash-picking, aisle-rolling storyteller with more words of wit and wisdom. This week, Suitable For Framing - a story about the significance of art in David's childhood family home - and additional extracts from his book Theft By Finding, a compilation of diary entries from 1977-2002.

With sardonic wit and incisive social critiques, David Sedaris has become one of America's pre-eminent humour writers. The great skill with which he slices through cultural euphemisms and political correctness proves that he is a master of satire and one of the most observant writers addressing the human condition today.

David Sedaris's first book, Barrel Fever (1994), which included The SantaLand Diaries. was a critical and commercial success, as were his follow-up efforts, Naked (1997), Holidays on Ice (1997) and Me Talk Pretty One Day (2000). He became known for his bitingly funny recollections of his youth, family life and travels, making semi-celebrities out of his parents and siblings.

David Sedaris has been nominated for three Grammy Awards for Best Spoken Word and Best Comedy Album. A feature film adaptation of his story C.O.G. was released after a premier at the Sundance Film Festival (2013). He has been a contributor to BBC Radio 4 since 1996.

Producer: Steve Doherty
A Giddy Goat production for BBC Radio 4.

06The Perfect Fit; Audience Q&a20170808

The series ends with an essay about David's fashion sense and an audience Q&A session.

The globetrotting, trash-picking, aisle-rolling storyteller is back with more words of wit and wisdom. The series ends with an essay about the wilder end of his fashion sense, The Perfect Fit, and a lively audience question and answer session.

With sardonic wit and incisive social critiques, David Sedaris has become one of America's pre-eminent humour writers. The great skill with which he slices through cultural euphemisms and political correctness proves that he is a master of satire and one of the most observant writers addressing the human condition today.

David Sedaris's first book, Barrel Fever (1994), which included The SantaLand Diaries. was a critical and commercial success, as were his follow-up efforts, Naked (1997), Holidays on Ice (1997) and Me Talk Pretty One Day (2000). He became known for his bitingly funny recollections of his youth, family life and travels, making semi-celebrities out of his parents and siblings.

David Sedaris has been nominated for three Grammy Awards for Best Spoken Word and Best Comedy Album. A feature film adaptation of his story C.O.G. was released after a premier at the Sundance Film Festival (2013). He has been a contributor to BBC Radio 4 since 1996.

Producer: Steve Doherty
A Giddy Goat production for BBC Radio 4.

0604Buddy, Can You Spare A Tie? - A Modest Proposal2017072520170801 (BBC7)

The globetrotting, trash-picking, aisle-rolling storyteller with more wit and wisdom.

The globetrotting, trash-picking, aisle-rolling storyteller is back on Radio 4 with more words of wit and wisdom. This week, some selected sections from a 'style' essay, Buddy, Can You Spare a Tie?, and A Modest Proposal, David's take on the subject of same sex marriage..

With sardonic wit and incisive social critiques, David Sedaris has become one of America's pre-eminent humour writers. The great skill with which he slices through cultural euphemisms and political correctness proves that he is a master of satire and one of the most observant writers addressing the human condition today.

David Sedaris's first book, Barrel Fever (1994), which included The SantaLand Diaries. was a critical and commercial success, as were his follow-up efforts, Naked (1997), Holidays on Ice (1997) and Me Talk Pretty One Day (2000). He became known for his bitingly funny recollections of his youth, family life and travels, making semi-celebrities out of his parents and siblings.

David Sedaris has been nominated for three Grammy Awards for Best Spoken Word and Best Comedy Album. A feature film adaptation of his story C.O.G. was released after a premier at the Sundance Film Festival (2013). He has been a contributor to BBC Radio 4 since 1996.

Producer: Steve Doherty
A Giddy Goat production for BBC Radio 4.

0605A Number Of Reasons I've Been Depressed, Lately; Diary Extracts20170801

The globetrotting, trash-picking, aisle-rolling storyteller with more wit and wisdom.

The globetrotting, trash-picking, aisle-rolling storyteller is back on Radio 4 with more words of wit and wisdom. This week, A Number Of Reasons I've Been Depressed, Lately and some recent diary extracts.

With sardonic wit and incisive social critiques, David Sedaris has become one of America's pre-eminent humour writers. The great skill with which he slices through cultural euphemisms and political correctness proves that he is a master of satire and one of the most observant writers addressing the human condition today.

David Sedaris's first book, Barrel Fever (1994), which included The SantaLand Diaries. was a critical and commercial success, as were his follow-up efforts, Naked (1997), Holidays on Ice (1997) and Me Talk Pretty One Day (2000). He became known for his bitingly funny recollections of his youth, family life and travels, making semi-celebrities out of his parents and siblings.

David Sedaris has been nominated for three Grammy Awards for Best Spoken Word and Best Comedy Album. A feature film adaptation of his story C.O.G. was released after a premier at the Sundance Film Festival (2013). He has been a contributor to BBC Radio 4 since 1996.

Producer: Steve Doherty
A Giddy Goat production for BBC Radio 4.