Cycle: Other Voices and Other Cultures in the Contemporary American Short Story
February reading: “Reading Lessons” by Edwidge Danticat
“A Haitian immigrant elementary school teacher, a resident of Miami’s Little Haiti, is asked by her boss – and lover, “Principal Boyfriend” – to tutor the illiterate mothers of two of her students.”
Read it online at the New Yorker’s website.
Colloquium: Wednesday, February 20th 2013 at 2:30 p.m.
Previous discussion online here! Included your comments under this post and/or under next Peter Savaiano’s post about this short story.