Re-live life's twists, turns and firsts at Short Stories Live: Coming of Age
. You'll get a glimpse into the fictional lives of three remarkable young people. Stories include An Ounce of Cure
by Alice Munro, who won the 2013 Nobel Prize in Literature for her short stories. Munro's story looks at the lasting consequences of teenage heartbreak. Also included is Pulitzer Prize-winner Jean Stafford's 1951 story The Healthiest Girl in Town
, originally published in The New Yorker
, which shows a young girl living in a town plagued by Tuberculosis who fakes her illness in order to fit in. Finally, Seattle-based writer Matthew Simmons' 2010 story Daredevils
details a young boy's plan to exact revenge on the neighborhood bully. Take the chance to experience all these stories as you likely never have before at this beloved Town Hall series.
* Additional fees apply.