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Read & Discuss: Best American Short Stories 2021


Adult Enrichment / Writing & Literature -
Winter 2022

The Best American Short Stories series has aimed to provide a window into the current moment in fiction published in North America every year since 1915. It is the longest-running and best-selling series of short fiction in the country, featuring the 20 best short stories published in print and online magazines in the past year. We’ll read a selection from the 2021 anthology, and consider what these works have to say about 2021. Each week we’ll gather online and discuss the stories along with supplemental readings provided by the instructor to give more background and information about the authors and stories included in this curated list. Please note: Purchase the book before class. It is available at The Book Rack in Arlington.

Kayleigh Shoen

Kayleigh Shoen holds an MFA from Emerson College and has been published in 100 Word Story, Milk Candy Review, Crack the Spine, and elsewhere. She tweets about writing, pop culture and dogs at ~whowantssoup. Visit Kayleigh’s website, KayleighShoen.com for her complete teaching and publication history.

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WL-American Short Stories

  Kayleigh Shoen


Online
Thursdays, Jan 20 - Mar 17
7:00 - 8:30 PM

  No Class Feb 24


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