Jackson R. Bryer Edits Anthology

May 23, 2019

Professor Emeritus Jackson R. Bryer is the editor of the recently published Why I Like This Story (Camden House), in which 48 American fiction writers select a favorite American short story and in a brief essay explain why they like it.

Contributors include English Department members Maud Casey and Howard Norman, as well as, among others, Julia Alvarez, Andrea Barrett, Ann Beattie, Andre Dubus, William H. Gass, Julia Glass, Jane Hamilton, Jill McCorkle, Alice McDermott, Annie Proulx, Joan Silber, and Elizabeth Spencer.