List of Stories - • Daniel Orozco’s “Orientation”(484-488 • Steve Yarbrough’s “The Rest of Her Life”(628-648 • Mary Gaitskill’s

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Williford, Lex and Michael Martone, eds . The Scribner Anthology of Contemporary Short Fiction: 50 North American Stories Since 1970. Peter Ho Davies’ “Relief” (120-128) Robert Olen Butler’s “Jealous Husband Returns in Form of a Parrot” (103- 108) Sandra Cisneros’ “Never Marry a Mexican” (109-119) Leslie Marmon Silko’s “Tony’s Story” (579-584). Amy Tan “Two Kinds” (599-608) Jhumpa Lahiri’s “A Temporary Matter” (321-334) Amy Bloom’s “Silver Water” Charles Baxter’s “The Disappeared” (52-71) Antonya Nelson’s “Female Trouble” (431-451) and David Means’ “The Secret Goldfish (397-404) Junot Díaz “Nilda” (144-151)
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Unformatted text preview: • Daniel Orozco’s “Orientation” (484-488) • Steve Yarbrough’s “The Rest of Her Life” (628-648) • Mary Gaitskill’s “Tiny, Smiling Daddy” (228-238) • Stacey Richter’s “The Cavemen in the Hedges” (533-546) • Tim O’Brian’s “The Things They Carried” (469-483) 1) What kind of associations can you make among these stories? 2) What kind of themes, and/or social, cultural, historical, gender, and racial issues seem to be similar in these stories? 3) Summarize all stories; each person in your group will be responsible for the summary of three stories. Type your summaries and bring to class on 11/04....
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