Anthologizing the last fifty years of American short stories, editor John Freeman developed a unique lens for how everything happening in the nation was being reflected in our fiction. After reading and selecting from almost two thousand stories, he created a representative literary collage that is unlike any other anthology of the form. He kindly […]
CAL SHOOK is a fiction editor at MAYDAY, and an MFA candidate at New York University. You can read her short fiction in the Fall 2021 issue of The Virginia Quarterly Review.