Hear Raymond Carver’s “Cathedral” Read by Actor James Naughton

Raymond Carver’s “Cathedral” is the title story from his third short story collection, Cathedral (1983). It tells the story “about blindness and learning to enter the very different world of another.” You can hear actor James Naughton read the story above.

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