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Kelly Link reading . . .

The New Boyfriend” on APM’s Dinner Party Download

Origin Story” on NPR (1 min. 22)

The Hortlak” on Writer’s Block (KQED)

Catskin” on Spinning (WNYC)

Monster” (Real Audio file) WSUI, Prairie Lights Books (11/05)

Kelly and Karen Joy Fowler on Authors@Google, including Kelly reading a part of “Some Zombie Contingency Plans.”

Short excerpt from “Light” at the Stonecoast MFA program “flash reading” by faculty members.
Another excerpt from “Light” at Poets & Writers.

Tiny excerpt from “Monster” during a WNYC story by Richard Hake on the Dirty Laundry Readings Series. (Nov. 10, 2005)


Kelly Link’s stories read by . . .

“The Hortlak” on PodCastle

Some Zombie Contingency Plans” read by Norm Sherman on PodCastle, Sept. 1, 2010

Pretty Monsters, Recorded Books, May 2009

“The Hortlak” Part 1 | Part 2 read by Frank Marcopolis.

The Girl Detective” read by Alex Wilson.

Most of My Friends are Two-Thirds Water” read by Alex Wilson.

The Specialist’s Hat” read by Jason Lundberg.



Geek’s Guide to the Galaxy. (Read excerpts here.)

The State of Things, WUNC, North Carolina, with ABA president and co-owner of BookPeople in Austin, Texas, Steve Bercu.

Kelly interviewed by Rebecca King for Hold That Thought at Washington University in St. Louis (March 2013)

Kelly on the Titanium Physicists: Drinking Superfluid from the Fire Hose of Knowledge (May 2012)

The Horror, The Horror, To the Best of Our Knowledge, WPR

Bookworm, KCRW, 1/06 — for Noisy Outlaws, Unfriendly Blobs and Some Other Things… (McSweeney’s) with editor Ted Thompson and fellow contributor Jonathan Safran Foer.