In this episode, meet Gregory Curtis, author of Paris Without Her, Lorenzo Carcaterra, author of Three Dreamers, and Sarah Sentilles, author of Stranger Care. Each of these writers have written powerful memoirs of love and loss. To hear these authors read their audiobooks is to be drawn into the intimacy of their experiences, and also struck by the universality of grief. Listen in to hear what it was like for them to write their stories and read their audiobooks.
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In this moving memoir of losing a beloved spouse, the longtime editor of Texas Monthly, newly widowed, returns alone to a city whose enchantment he’s only ever shared with his wife. Paris Without Her is a work of courage and insight—an ode to a partner, to a magnificent city, and to the self we might invent, and reinvent, there.
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