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This edition: Janet Groth, author, "The Receptionist: An Education at The New Yorker."

Episode Details

Original tape date: September 7, 2012.

First aired: September 24, 2012.

Host Sheryl McCarthy talks with Janet Groth, the receptionist, for 21 years at the "New Yorker" magazine. Janet met everyone: writers, artists and editors. She went on to get a PhD, became a university professor and author of "The Receptionist: An Education at the New Yorker," a fascinating memoir.

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