A Christmas Memory; Mr. Pickwick's Christmas

A Christmas Memory: Truman Capote's poignant holiday tale of love, friendship and an ageless innocence shared by a young boy and his elderly cousin. Mary Carver and Joy Louden star in the Mark Taper Forum/Itchey Foot Literary Cabaret production.

Mr. Pickwick's Christmas: Excerpts from Dickens' other classic, The Pickwick Papers, read by Charles Laughton, with original music by Hanns Eisler.

(This special 2-3pm holiday broadcast pre-empts Marketplace and Politics of Culture.)