LoA Story of the Week--Honoring Edith Wharton

"Xingu"

According to LoA, poking fun at a certain kind of reader--one who reads to exert his or her cultural supreriority and vast knowledge. But take a look yourself and see what Ms. Wharton was up to.

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  1. The story wasn't just about oneupmanship among members of a book club, but also about writers, who attend these functions.

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