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Etgar Keret

Etgar is one of the best known writers in Israel, the kind of writer people call "voice of a generation." Some of his work is also available in English.
  • Happy Accident.

    518: Except For That One Thing 02.14.2014

    Etgar Keret always had a good relationship with his dad, except for one thing. This was read for ...Fathers

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  • Prologue.

    468: Switcheroo 06.29.2012

    Recently, host Ira Glass and his friend Etgar Keret were at an exhibit of photography by Cindy ...Art

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  • Healthy Start.

    468: Switcheroo 06.29.2012

    What if someone mistakes you for someone else, and you decide to just go with it? Actor John ...Fiction

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  • Act Four.

    428: Oh You Shouldn't Have 03.04.2011

    Actor Michael Chernus reads Etgar Keret's short story "What Of This Goldfish Would You Wish?" ...DeathFictionMurder

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  • Sleeping With The Enemy.

    404: Enemy Camp 2010 04.02.2010

    A short story, "Fatso," by Etgar Keret from his collection "The Bus Driver Who Wanted To Be ...FictionRomanceSexuality

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  • Nostra-mom-us.

    397: 2010 01.01.2010

    When it comes to predictions, Etgar Keret only trusts one person in his family: His mom. She's ...FamilyMothers

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  • The Man Who Knew What I Was About To Say.

    393: Infidelity 10.30.2009

    Etgar Keret describes the moment in the immediate aftermath of an affair. Actor Matt Malloy ...Fiction

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  • If The Shoe Fits.

    381: Turncoat 05.22.2009

    Actor Matt Malloy reads a short piece of fiction called "Shoes," about a boy trying not to be a ...ChildhoodFictionHistory

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  • Lieland.

    357: The Truth Will Out 06.13.2008

    Actor Dermot Mulroney reads a new short story by Israeli writer Etgar Keret. Etgar Keret's ...Fiction

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  • Eight Percent Of Nothing.

    285: Know Your Enemy 03.25.2005

    Our program ends with a story of knowing your enemy in a more domestic setting: In a marriage. ...FictionMarriage

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  • And I Love Her.

    274: Enemy Camp '04 10.08.2004

    "Fatso," a short story by Etgar Keret from his collection The Bus Driver Who Wanted to Be God. ...FictionRomance

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  • And I Love Her.

    242: Enemy Camp 07.18.2003

    A short story, "Fatso," by Etgar Keret. A woman reveals to her boyfriend that she's not always ...FictionRomance

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