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Comic's Book Club

Jul 23, 2020

Comedian Mo Vida comes on to discuss Ali Wong's memoir in letters, Dear Girls. Doing stand up as a daughter of immigrant parents, show outfits,the beauty of stand up is that there's always work to do, bringing weird food to school.



Jun 25, 2020

Fellow Connecticutian Laura Manasewich joins Rebecca to discuss Retta's debut memoir, So Close To Being The Shit Y'all Don't Even Know. Wanting to be good at Twitter, talking yourself out of trying, Yale's Science of Wellbeing course, your life isn't over if you stop being in entertainment, not giving a shit in a...

Apr 30, 2020

Guy Branum joins Rebecca via zoom to discuss his sparkling Memoir in Essays at the beginning of quar. Guys life, pop culture, and the issues that thread through them. Gay men's voices and what defines them, parts of California nobody thinks about, being a fat gay man in West Hollywood, fun open mics, and the true magic...

Apr 15, 2020

Author/Actress/Comedian Christie Nicholls Nitrouer joins Rebecca via Skype to discuss her debut memoir-in-essays. Independant publishing, Hollywood dreams, nobody is every going to work harder for you than you, sending an empty Uber to pick up your dog, what's the point of even trying, HEY! I'm OK! & being really great...

Apr 11, 2020

Comedian Kelly McInerney joins Rebecca via Zoom to discuss Tiffany Haddish's memoir in essays. Joking abut guys you're dating, being a clown at kids parties, bringing a cat to a bat mitzvah, lessons in failure, plateaus, shitting your pants at work, learning to have fun on stage. In a new segment, Kelly reads a portion...