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Mending Families

GUEST HOST: MAULIK PANCHOLY

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On this episode, stories about families negotiating rough waters, both literal and figurative.

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Guest host Maulik Pancholy presents two stories about families. In Heather Monley’s “Paddle to Canada,” a risky family boating trip becomes contested history. Jenna Ushkowitz is the reader. And Jamel Brinkley’s “A Family” shows people coming together in unexpected ways after a loss. Brandon J. Dirden performs this Best American Short Stories 2019 selection; brief comments by guest editor Roxane Gay are included.

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