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English Majors - A Comedy Collection for the Highly Literate

Garrison Keillor

Includes the Six-Minute Hamlet, tributes to Hawthorne and Kerouac and Emily Dickinson, a Guy Noir adventure that exposes an M.F.A. scam, Garrison Keillor’s recollection of growing up bookish in a football-loving town, and the Ballad of John Henry ('John Henry was an English major and poetry was his line. He sat by the window with his yellow legal pad and he wrote one sentence at a time.') With guest appearances by Billy Collins, Roy Blount Jr., Robert Bly, Donald Hall, and Calvin Trillin.

Includes the Six-Minute Hamlet, tributes to Hawthorne and Kerouac and Emily Dickinson, a Guy Noir adventure that exposes an M.F.A. scam, Garrison Keillor’s recollection of growing up bookish in a football-loving town, and the Ballad of John Henry ('John Henry was an English major and poetry was his line. He sat by the window with his yellow legal pad and he wrote one sentence at a time.') With guest appearances by Billy Collins, Roy Blount Jr., Robert Bly, Donald Hall, and Calvin Trillin.
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Includes the Six-Minute Hamlet, tributes to Hawthorne and Kerouac and Emily Dickinson, a Guy Noir adventure that exposes an M.F.A. scam, Garrison Keillor’s recollection of growing up bookish in a football-loving town, and the Ballad of John Henry ('John Henry was an English major and poetry was his line. He sat by the window with his yellow legal pad and he wrote one sentence at a time.') With guest appearances by Billy Collins, Roy Blount Jr., Robert Bly, Donald Hall, and Calvin Trillin.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Tom Keith, Ensemble Cast, Fred Newman, Sue Scott, Tim Russell

Length:

2h 36m


Chapters

Free Sample

05:00

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

11:57


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

03:22


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

05:57


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

13:05


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

02:25


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

02:25


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

05:58


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

06:31


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

06:04


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

06:14


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

14:12


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

11:01


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

05:47


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

00:57


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

11:12


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

05:40


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

04:30


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

07:41


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

06:45


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

01:19


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

23:07