Books Dog Symphony by Sam Munson Paperback, 132 pages, New Directions, List Price: $14.95 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleDog SymphonyAuthorSam Munson Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers NPR Summary An American professor travels to Buenos Aires to present at a conference and look up a colleague with benefits but winds up locked out of his hotel at dusk in a city full of vaguely sinister stray dogs. Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Dog Symphony Review Book Reviews 'Dog Symphony' Is Less A Novel Than A Mood Given Form September 2, 2018 Sam Munson has written a weird book that doesn't try to hide its weirdness. It's nominally about a professor of prison architecture visitng a conference in Buenos Aires — but then there are the dogs.