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Janet Mcnew

Author

Short Stories of the Seventies

The Best American Short Stories 1980. Edited by Stanley Elkin with Shannon Ravenel. Houghton Mifflin. $12.95. Why do short stories seem more revealingly "contemporary" than other literary forms? Especially when they are collected for an annual ant [...]

Higher Education and Women

Women and Higher Education in American History: Essays from the Mount Holyoke College Sesquicentennial Symposia, edited by John Mack Faragher and Florence Howe. Norton. $19.95. Throughout my 20 years as student and teacher in higher education, a v [...]