Another Way to Fill an Empty Room: The Voice of Amy Hempel’s Aesthetic --- Mary Stein | Numéro Cinq
This is Mary Stein’s critical thesis, hot of the press, as she says. It’s part critical essay, part personal essay, one writer’s adventure in the art of reading as much as an exploration of the technique of absence in Amy Hempel’s stories. Would that all readers could be as curious, open, intelligent and humble. Would