The Art of the Story: An International Anthology of Contemporary Short Stories
Penguin Books, 1999 - Fiction - 667 pages
Following the immense success of The Art of the Tale, Daniel Halpern has assembled the next generation of short-story writers葉hose born after 1937葉o create a companion volume, The Art of the Story. Attesting to the depth, range, and continued popularity of short fiction, this collection includes seventy-eight contributors from thirty-five countries. The Art of the Story combines the best of the established masters as well as the fresh, new voices of writers whose work has seldom been translated into English.
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Review: The Art of the Story: An International Anthology of Contemporary Short StoriesUser Review - Amy - Goodreads
Amazing anthology. Granted, there has been time for these stories to rise to the top and be included in an anthology like this, but still, there was something to be had from each one. My favorite ... Read full review
Review: The Art of the Story: An International Anthology of Contemporary Short StoriesUser Review - Joe1207 - Goodreads
There were good stories, but this is by no means an even-handed international anthology. Half of the book is from only two countries: 26 of the 78 stories are from American authors and 13 from English authors. Read full review