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Being David Sedaris

Emma Freud is joined in her kitchen by author David Sedaris to discuss his life and career and listen to extracts from his extensive BBC archive, dating back to the late 1990s.

Emma Freud is joined in her kitchen by author David Sedaris to discuss his life and career and listen to extracts from his extensive BBC archive, dating back to the late 1990s.

Programmes featured in this three-hour showcase include: :

The New York Diaries: Smoking Diary - 5 April 1997
The New York Diaries: Naked - 12 April 1997
Ramblings with Clare Balding - 7 March 2013
The Santaland Diaries - 24 December 2014
An American In Paris - 12 June 1999
Paperback Writers (extract) - 5 August 2018
Meet David Sedaris - 27 June 2011

Being David Sedaris theme: Recado Bossa Nova by Hank Mobley

Presented by Emma Freud
Producer: Steve Doherty

A Giddy Goat production for BBC Radio 4 Extra first broadcast in 2019.

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3 hours

Last on

Sat 11 May 2019 19:00

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