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GUEST HOST: LeVar Burton

Safe Distance

"It is easy to be brave from a safe distance." Aesop

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Guest host LeVar Burton presents three stories in which fantasies and memories are both near and far. In “The Elevator Dancer” by N.K. Jemisin, a guard is obsessed by a woman who spins when no one is looking. Laura Gómez is the reader. A woman remembers a transforming moment in her Depression-era childhood in “Marigolds,” by Eugenia W. Collier. The story is performed by Sharon Washington. Ursula K. Le Guin moves and surprises us in “The Wife’s Story,” performed by Joanna Gleason.

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