We are the Stories We Tell: The Best Short Stories by North American Women Since 1945

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Wendy Martin
Pantheon Books, 1990 - Fiction - 337 pages
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A collection of top stories by bestselling literary writers. Chosen to reflect a full range of the lives of modern women in North America: a perfect introduction to postwar fiction by American women.

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We are the stories we tell: the best short stories by North American women since 1945

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This book lives up to its subtitle. While our literary traditions have emphasized European origins and writers who are predominantly white and male, these stories offer a more complete rendering of ... Read full review


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Wendy Martin is Professor of American Literature and American Studies at the Claremont Graduate University.

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