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Queens of the Short Story

By posted at 10:15 am on August 22, 2015 0

It’s high time we acknowledge the mastery of the short story by some really fantastic American women.  At LitHub, Bridget Read makes a compelling case for such writers as Lucia Berlin and Jamaica Kincaid as veritable dons of the genre.  This piece pairs nicely with a recent Millions essay by Adam Boffa on terseness, Twitter, and Lydia Davis.

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