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Eighth Reading for Cycle 2012-2013

Cycle: Other Voices and Other Cultures in the Contemporary American Short Story May reading: “Alone” by Yiyun Li “Short story about a woman who meets an older man at a ski resort and tells him about a childhood tragedy in … Continue reading

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Sixth Reading for Cycle 2012-2013

Cycle: Other Voices and Other Cultures in the Contemporary American Short Story March reading: “The Five Wounds” by Kirstin Valdez Quade  “Short story about a man who plays Jesus in a passion play and his relationship with his pregnant teen-age … Continue reading

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“Reading Lessons,” by Edwidge Danticat

It seems contrary to our generally chronological logic to begin a discussion of this month’s short story, Edwidge Danticat’s “Reading Lessons”, by talking about its ending, but I’d like to try anyway. Much (but not all) of the narrative tension … Continue reading

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Fifth Reading for Cycle 2012-2013

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 … Continue reading

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Second Reading for cycle 2012-2013

Cycle: Other Voices and Other Cultures in the Contemporary American Short Story November reading:  “The Idiot President” by Daniel Alarcón “Short story about a man who does a two-month stint with a theatre group called Diciembre.” Read it online at … Continue reading

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NEW ENGLISH READING CIRCLE AT THE LIBRARY

  Monthly reading club at Instituto Internacional Library Reading, blogging and group discussion Using The New Yorker magazine short stories  One Wednesday per month from 14:30. to 15:30 p.m.  Free access for members of the Library 3€ for non members Level … Continue reading

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