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Listen Here Series: Love Affairs

  • THE INSTITUTE LIBRARY 847 Chapel Street New Haven, CT, 06510 United States (map)

Join us for an evening of great short fiction performed by members of the New Haven Theater Company, followed by a half-hour "talk back" with the performers and editors. 

Donations accepted; registration encouraged.


January 19, 2016
"Love Birds"
Ha Jin's A Composer and His Parakeets
Robert Olen Butler's Jealous Husband Returns in Form of Parrot

February 16, 2016
"Open Minds"
Raymond Carver's Cathedral
Manuel Munoz's Tell Him about Brother John 

March 15, 2016
"Say It Again"
Brian Evenson's Mudder Tongue
Jonathan Lethem's The King of Sentences

April 19, 2016
"Pushed"
Rebecca Curtis's Summer, with Twins
Antonya Nelson's Control Group 

May 17, 2016
"Strange Days"
Julio Cortazar's House Taken Over
John Cheever's The Enormous Radio

June 21, 2016
"Love Affairs"
Amy Hempel's The Most Girl Part of You
Leonard Michaels's City Boy