literature & poetry Photo credit: Christopher GreenleafMary Gordon ’71, the Millicent C. McIntosh Professor in English and Writing, who published her eighth novel There Your Heart Lies in May, returns with her personal short story “Ugly” in The Best American Short Stories 2017.
The anthology series, first published in 1915, “compiles a collection of remarkable writing that celebrates the best short fiction of the moment” across the country. To learn more about The Best American Short Stories 2017, click here.
To read more of Gordon’s writing, visit The New York Times where she also published a book review for the novel The Ninth Hour by Alice McDermott.
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