"South Market"

Since she won the National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction in 2011, Edith Pearlman’s gifts as a writer have become better-known; recently the Boston Globe called her “our greatest living American short story writer.” Her story “South Market,” published in Pakn Treger back in 2005, has not yet been reprinted anywhere, and, unsurprisingly, it’s a real gem.

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