Short Stories and Essays


Name  Email Phone

(608) 274-4089

Course Description 

For those who love reading and discussion, this is the perfect entertainment.

One hour each is devoted to a short story and an essay. There is always a lively, opinionated, and friendly atmosphere with a welcome for all participants.

Come join us as we delve into the ever-fascinating world of short stories and essays created by some of the best writers who have put pen to paper.  

Texts to be used
Best American Short Stories 2020 and Best American Essays 2020


Capitol Lakes

Meeting Day


Meeting Time

10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Start Date

Sept 21, 2021

End Date

Dec 7, 2021


High participation, assignments, and some presentations

Class Size


Class notes 

To Enroll: Registration required, contact coordinator for instructions.

# of Sessions:  12

PLATO is proudly supported in part by Oakwood Village.

PLATO is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization in association with:

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6209 Mineral Point Road #203
Madison, WI 53705

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