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Adam Gopnik

Charlie Ravioli

Added: Oct 15, 2013

Recorded: Nov 16, 2010

A writer details his daughter’s cosmopolitan imaginary friend.

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Photo by Sarah Stacke

Extras from this story:

Adam, who is a regular Moth storyteller as well as a writer for The New Yorker, sits down with Catherine Burns to discuss how the process of writing an essay and telling a Moth story differ.

Adam’s latest book, The Table Comes First: Family, France and the Meaning of Food, was released in 2011.