Oct 8th, 2019
We pay tribute to Janet Flanner, a great journalist who for fifty years wrote "Letter from Paris" for The New Yorker magazine under the pseudonym "Genet," won The National Book Award and France's Legion of Honor. She fled Indianapolis early on and spent her life in Paris, with Hemingway, Picasso and the gang.
Dan Wakefield and Sophie Faught speaking. Musicians: Sophie Faught on tenor sax, Susan Anderson, violin; Hannah Marks, bass, Joel Tucker, guitar.
Recorded live at The Blockhouse in Bloomington and broadcast on WFIU.