Named by Time as America's Favourite Humorist, the uniquely perceptive and hilarious David Sedaris reads from his essays and diaries for his seventh series for Radio 4.
This is the complete recording of Meet David Sedaris Series Seven, which was broadcast on Radio 4. The full listing is:
Diary entries - 'October 10th, Frankfurt', 'April 24th 2014; Austin, Texas', 'February 8th 2017, London'
Diary entries - 'December 22nd 2018, London', 'March 26th 2018, London', 'April 23rd 2018, St. Louis', 'August 26th 2017, Rackham West Sussex'
The Silent Treatment
Diary entries - 'July 26th 2015, London', 'July 1st 2017, Raleigh', 'May 14th 2017, Anchorage'
Why Aren't You Laughing?
Diary Entries - 'July 18th 2018, Newcastle', 'March 7th 2018, London', 'December 20th 2018, Albuquerque'
Million Dollar Ideas
With sardonic wit and incisive social critiques, David Sedaris has become one of America's pre-eminent humor writers. The great skill with which he slices through cultural euphemisms and political correctness proves that Sedaris is a master of satire and one of the most observant writers addressing the human condition today.
David Sedaris is the author of eleven previous books, including, most recently, The Best of Me, Calypso, and Theft by Finding. He is a regular contributor to The New Yorker and BBC Radio 4. In 2019, he was inducted into the American Academy of Arts and Letters. He is the recipient of the Thurber Prize for American Humor, the Jonathan Swift International Literature Prize for Satire and Humor, and the Terry Southern Prize for Humor.