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Celebrity Chekhov

Ben Greenman

New Yorker editor and McSweeney's contributor Ben Greenman reshapes Russian literature's most celebrated stories around America's most popular pop culture icons, probing the deep complexities of Anton Chekov (not to mention those of Cruise or Kardashian). Thought-provoking and funny, these wryly re-imagined tales will be sure-fire favorites for every kind of reader, whether your favorite escapes are celebrity memoirs like L.A. Candy and The Truth about Diamonds, re-conceived classics like Wicked, literary parodies like Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, or masterpieces of fiction from authors like Tolstoy, Pushkin and Chekhov himself.

New Yorker editor and McSweeney's contributor Ben Greenman reshapes Russian literature's most celebrated stories around America's most popular pop culture icons, probing the deep complexities of Anton Chekov (not to mention those of Cruise or Kardashian). Thought-provoking and funny, these wryly re-imagined tales will be sure-fire favorites for every kind of reader, whether your favorite escapes are celebrity memoirs like L.A. Candy and The Truth about Diamonds, re-conceived classics like Wicked, literary parodies like Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, or masterpieces of fiction from authors like Tolstoy, Pushkin and Chekhov himself.
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Genres:

Fiction

Description:

New Yorker editor and McSweeney's contributor Ben Greenman reshapes Russian literature's most celebrated stories around America's most popular pop culture icons, probing the deep complexities of Anton Chekov (not to mention those of Cruise or Kardashian). Thought-provoking and funny, these wryly re-imagined tales will be sure-fire favorites for every kind of reader, whether your favorite escapes are celebrity memoirs like L.A. Candy and The Truth about Diamonds, re-conceived classics like Wicked, literary parodies like Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, or masterpieces of fiction from authors like Tolstoy, Pushkin and Chekhov himself.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Kathleen McInerney, Jeff Woodman

Length:

4h 36m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

05:42


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

05:36


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

10:19


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

12:48


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

13:30


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

05:48


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

06:22


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

33:30


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

07:24


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

06:35


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

14:57


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

04:37


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

07:58


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

11:33


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

07:18


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

28:35


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

06:59


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

29:05


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

25:10


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

18:46


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

13:48