This dynamic group, always open to new participants, will complete The Best American Short Stories of the Century in May, and begin delving into The Art of the Tale: An International Anthology of Short Stories, edited by Daniel Halpern. [Details at www.womens-exchange.org]
9 alternating Fridays: April 7 to July 28, 10 to 11:30 am. $15 per session.
May 5 “The Best Girlfriend You Never Had” by Pam Houston - Winnetka Congregational Church
We begin reading from The Art of the Tale-An International Anthology of Short Stories 1945-1985 edited by Daniel Halpern.
May 19 “The Sacrificial Egg” by Chinua Achebe of Nigeria
June 2 “The Bound Man” by Ilse Aichinger of Australia
June 16 “Little Whale, Varnisher of Reality” by Vasily Aksenov of Russia
June 30 “Hair Jewelry” by Margaret Atwood of Canada
July 14 “Everything” by Ingeborg Bachmann of Austria
July 28 “Going to Meet the Man” by James Baldwin of the United States