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David Sedaris
Name : David Sedaris
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Date of Birth : 1956-12-26
Place of Birth : Binghamton, New York
Country Of Nationality : United States
TNN Categories : Comedian,David Sedaris
Brief Bio : David Sedaris (born December 26, 1956) is a Grammy Award-nominated American humorist and radio contributor. Sedaris came to prominence in 1992 when National Public Radio broadcast his essay "SantaLand... - More...
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Humorist and best-selling author coming to the Adler
Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier - Humorist and best-selling author David Sedaris brings his sardonic wit and incisive social critiques to Davenport's Adler Theatre for one night only at 8 p.m. April 7.

Sedaris has become one of America's pre-eminent humor writers. He is a master of satire and one of the most observant writers addressing the human condition today, slicing through cultural euphemisms and political correctness with his sharp wit.

A playwright and regular commentator for National Public Radio, Sedaris has been nominated for three Grammy Awards for Best Spoken Word and Best Comedy Album. He is also the author of the best-selling "Me Talk Pretty One
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Posted 11/10/2010 02:11:31 PM | Permalink
An Evening With David Sedaris Presented by NewSpace Entertainment: Stephens Auditorium Ames, IA October 14, 2010 at 7:30pm
Marketwire (press release) - David Sedaris, NPR Humorist and Best-Selling Author of the Newly Released Squirrel Seeks Chipmunk: A Modest Bestiary, Me Talk Pretty One Day, and When You Are Engulfed in Flames, is Coming to the Stephens Auditorium in Ames for One Night Only, October 14, 2010 at 7:30Pm. David Sedaris Ames Tickets Are $35-$43 at Ticketmaster or by Phone: 800-745-3000.

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
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Posted 10/5/2010 05:10:26 PM | Permalink
David Sedaris Talks Travel, Kidney Stones, Studs In Chicago
Huffington Post (blog) - Produced by HuffPost's Eyes & Ears Citizen Journalism Unit

While pundits warn about the demise of publishing, one writer filled Chicago's Auditorium Theatre Saturday night--best-selling author David Sedaris has officially reached rock-star status in the literary world.

"An Evening with David Sedaris," part of a 36-city tour, featured readings from Sedaris' diary along with previews from Sedaris' new book of animal fables coming out in October, titled "Squirrel Seeks Chipmunk: A Modest Bestiary."

The former title of the book was "Fables," but, as Sedaris explained, it had to be changed because "fables have morals." The stories feature animals set in human situations: A
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Posted 4/21/2010 12:04:13 AM | Permalink

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David Sedaris coming to Landmark Theatre in April
SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Author/humorist and National Public Radio contributor David Sedaris will visit Syracuse this spring. Sedaris is the author of the bestsellers "Naked," "Me Talk Pretty One Day," and "Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim." His ... (blog)

David Sedaris tickets at Peabody go on sale Jan. 26 (blog)
Humorist David Sedaris will be at the Peabody Opera House on April 22. Tickets go on sale Jan. 26. Sedaris is well-known for his hilarious (basically true) stories. They are funny enough to read, but when you hear him read them out loud, somehow it's ...


Christmas podcasts: 'Tis the season to hear David Sedaris' holiday stories
No, we don't mean A Christmas Carol or A Visit From St. Nicholas: We're talking about David Sedaris' Santaland Diaries. The 25-year-old story about the author's not-so-cheerful experience as a department store elf has become a Christmas classic ...


David Sedaris, Ira Glass And 25 Years Of 'Santaland Diaries'
This year marks the 25th anniversary since David Sedaris' "Santaland Diaries" first aired on Morning Edition. dane_mark/iStock/Getty Images hide caption. toggle caption. dane_mark/iStock/Getty Images. This year marks the 25th anniversary since David ...

The New Yorker

Fiction Podcast Bonus: David Sedaris Reads Miranda July
The New Yorker
Last month, in honor of the tenth anniversary of the Fiction Podcast, we asked you to vote for your favorite episode from our first ten years. The winner was an episode from 2012 in which David Sedaris reads and discusses “Roy Spivey,” by Miranda July ...

The 25th Anniversary Of David Sedaris Reading 'Santaland Diaries'
Before he became a best-selling writer and humorist, David Sedaris worked as a department store elf. We bring you the 25th anniversary of David Sedaris reading from his essay "Santaland Diaries." STEVE INSKEEP, HOST: It would not be the holiday season ...

Seattle Times

David Sedaris, Chloe Benjamin among notable authors in town this week
Seattle Times
David Sedaris is in town for a weeklong series of “workshop” readings of his upcoming book of essays, “Calypso” (out in May). (ANNE FISHBEIN/The Associated Press). Here are interesting author events for the week of Jan. 5-11. Share story. By. Moira ...

Here's a Chance to Meet David Sedaris, and Hear Rough Drafts of His Latest Writing
Seattle has many things—wealth, rain, ramen—but at the top of the list of the city's blessings is the love of David Sedaris. For the second year in a row, the famed essayist and former Christmas elf has chosen to do a residency in Seattle as he ...

ABC Online

David Sedaris Down Under: 'I've gotten some great stories in Australia'
ABC Online
Ahead of his Australian tour, author David Sedaris chats to ABC News about diary-keeping, how a Trump presidency has been worse than he anticipated, and why the world is getting better for LGBT people. David Sedaris has bought a pillow. "It seemed like ...
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