• Nina Baym, ed.: The Norton Anthology of American Literature (NAAL; Shorter Seventh Edition). Selected stories (see below).
  • A.S. Byatt, ed.: The Oxford Book of English Short Stories (Oxford; OUP, 2003). Selected stories (see below).
  • Charles E. May, ed.: The New Short Story Theories, (Ohio UP, 1994). Pages xv-xvi, 59-64, 73-191, 218-30.

Short Stories (all from the two anthologies above):

  • Sherwood Anderson, “Hands” (NAAL)
  • James Baldwin, “Going to Meet the Man” (NAAL)
  • Ambrose Bierce, "An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge" (NAAL)
  • Raymond Carver, “Cathedral” (NAAL)
  • Kate Chopin, “The Storm” (NAAL)
  • F.Scott Fitzgerald, "Babylon Revisited" (NAAL)
  • Mary E. Wilkins Freeman, “A New England Nun” (NAAL)
  • Bret Harte, “The Luck of Roaring Camp” (NAAL)
  • Nathaniel Hawthorne, “The Birth-Mark” (NAAL)
  • Zora Neale Hurston, "The Gilded Six-Bits" (NAAL)
  • Henry James, "The Real Thing" (NAAL)
  • Maxine Hong Kingston, "No Name Woman" (NAAL)
  • Ian McEwan, "Solid Geometry" (Oxford)
  • Arthur Morrison, "Behind the Shade" (Oxford)
  • Flannery O'Connor, "Good Country People" (NAAL)
  • Philip Roth, "Defender of the Faith" (NAAL)
  • Saki, "The Toys of Peace" (Oxford)
  • Alice Walker, “Everyday Use” (NAAL)
  • Eudora Welty, “Petrified Man” (NAAL)
  • Virginia Woolf, “Solid Objects” (Oxford)

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