“Jorge Luis Borges 1951, by Grete Stern” via Wikimedia Commons.
Below hear Paul Theroux join the New Yorker‘s Deborah Treisman to read and discuss “The Gospel According to Mark” by Jorge Luis Borges. The story comes from a 1971 issue of the magazine. This reading will be added to our collection, 1,000 Free Audio Books: Download Great Books for Free.
If you would like to sign up for Open Culture’s free email newsletter, please find it here.
If you would like to support the mission of Open Culture, consider making a donation to our site. It’s hard to rely 100% on ads, and your contributions will help us continue providing the best free cultural and educational materials to learners everywhere. You can contribute through PayPal, Patreon, Venmo (@openculture) and Crypto. Thanks!
We’re hoping to rely on our loyal readers rather than erratic ads. To support Open Culture’s educational mission, please consider making a donation. We accept PayPal, Venmo (@openculture), Patreon and Crypto! Please find all options here. We thank you!