How do we balance the value of tradition with the need for change?

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Title

The Wife of His Youth

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Reading

Overview

Charles Chesnutt is the first African-American author to be published in the Atlantic Monthly. His story, "The Wife of His Youth," appeared in the Atlantic Monthly in 1898. In this…

Title

The Lottery

Type

Reading

Overview

First published in the June 26, 1948 issue of The New Yorker, “The Lottery” is a short story written by American author Shirley Jackson and is widely considered to be…