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Why The Short Story Fell Off The Zeitgeist's Radar
Lorin Stein, editor of The Paris Review, suggests that the answer lies with technology. It's not just that the ways people consumed entertainment changed ("short stories [in popular magazines] lost out to M*A*S*H* and Banana Republic"); it's that changes in the way we work (and think) tend to lead us to a related but rather different genre. Publishers Weekly 10/26/12
Posted October 30, 2012 12:45 AM

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