DAVE ISAY - All There Is: Love Stories from Story Corps

StoryCorps Founder
will speak & sign
All There Is:
Love Stories from StoryCorps.

With Valentine's Day only a few days away, love of all types - true, unrequited, lost and found - is in the air. Join us this evening when Dave Isay shares stories of love and marriage from the revolutionary oral history project StoryCorps, revealing the many and remarkable paths that relationships can take.

From the excitement and anticipation of courtship to the deep connection of lifelong commitment, we discover that love is found in the most unexpected of places-a New York toll booth, a military base in Iraq, an airport lounge. As the storytellers in this book start careers, build homes, and raise families, we witness the life-affirming joy of partnership, the comfort of shared sorrows, and profound gratitude in the face of loss. These stories are also testament to love's remarkable endurance. Love survives discrimination, illness, poverty, time-even death. This powerful collection bears witness to real love, in its many varied forms, enriching our understanding of that most magical feeling. 

Dave Isay is the founder of StoryCorps and the recipient of numerous broadcasting honors, including five Peabody Awards and a MacArthur “Genius” Fellowship. He is the author/editor of numerous books that grew out of his public radio documentary work, including two StoryCorps books: Listening Is an Act of Love (2007) and Mom: A Celebration of Mothers from StoryCorps (2010)—both New York Times bestsellers. 

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Event date: 
Saturday, February 11, 2012 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
603 N Lamar Blvd
78703-5413 Austin
ISBN: 9781594203213
Availability: Special Order
Published: Penguin Press - February 2nd, 2012

By Dave Isay (Editor)
ISBN: 9780143114345
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Penguin Books - October 28th, 2008

ISBN: 9781594202612
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Published: Penguin Press HC, The - April 15th, 2010

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