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Edgar Allan Poe:
Poet and Storyteller


Isaiah Sheffer of Selected Shorts, heard on public radio stations across America, hosted "Edgar Allan Poe: Poet and Storyteller" on September 24, 2009.

The program, held in conjunction with the Ransom Center's exhibition From Out That Shadow: The Life and Legacy of Edgar Allan Poe, featured actors René Auberjonois and Fionnula Flanagan. They read works by Poe, including "The Raven," "Annabel Lee," "The Black Cat," "Alone," "To Helen," "The Masque of the Red Death," "The Sphinx," and "The Bells."