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Through Young Eyes: Stories by Carson McCullers


Carson Mccullers

On this show, we're celebrating the work of the author of The Heart is a Lonely Hunter and The Member of the Wedding.


Guest host Hope Davis presents three stories by the Southern master Carson McCullers. In “Correspondence” a self-important young woman is disappointed in her choice of pen-pal. Emily Skeggs is the reader. McCullers draws on her own childhood in “The Discovery of Christmas,” read by Amanda Quaid. And “Sucker” explores the troubled and complicated relationship between two teenage boys. Michael Cerveris performs.

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