Harold Pinter: Tea Party, New Year in the Midlands and other readings
This program includes a reading of short stories and poems—”Tea Party,” “New Year in the Midlands,” “A Glass...
75 at 75: Siri Hustvedt on Susan Sontag
Posted on Mar 6, 2014
I didn’t know Susan Sontag well. We were acquaintances who talked at a...
Richard Wilbur introduces and reads “Lilacs,” “Seed Leaves” (twice), “Praise in Summer,” “The Puritans,” “Museum Piece” and other...
75 at 75: Brian Boyd on Vladimir Nabokov
Posted on Jul 18, 2013
Many have rated Nabokov the best prose stylist ever, at least in English....
75 at 75: T. C. Boyle on John Cheever
Posted on Nov 12, 2013
Here comes John Cheever, aged fifty-two, fresh and frisky with the mostly positive...
John Cheever: The Wapshot Chronicle
Cheever reads from his debut novel, The Wapshot Chronicle.
75 at 75: William Logan on Randall Jarrell
Posted on Sep 1, 2015 A special project for 92Y Unterberg Poetry Center’s 75th anniversary and beyond, 75...
75 at 75: Sheila Heti on Truman Capote
Posted on Dec 12, 2013
“Just a minute while I stop being vain,” Truman Capote says, and one...
Truman Capote Reads Breakfast at Tiffany’s
“If there’s one thing I loathe, it’s men who bite!” So exclaims Holly Golightly in the opening pages...
W. D. Snodgrass: “The Lovers Go Fly a Kite” and other poems
W. D. Snodgrass made six appearances at 92Y’s Poetry Center between 1959 and 1997. In this program, he...
Nadine Gordimer: A Style of Her Own and The Bridegroom
Nadine Gordimer appeared at 92nd Street Y early in her career to read and discuss the short stories...