Cycle: Other Voices and Other Cultures in the Contemporary American Short Story
December reading: “Luda and Milena” by Lara Vapnyar
“Short story about two older Russian women, Luda and Milena, competing for the attention of Aron, a man they meet in an E.S.L. class.”
Read it online at the New Yorker’s website.
Colloquium: Wednesday, December 12th 2012 at 2:30 p.m.
Previous discussion online here! included your comments under next Peter Savaiano’s post about this short story.