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Lydia Davis

USA flag (b.1947)

Lydia Davis is one of our most original and influential writers, a storyteller celebrated for her inventiveness, and her ability to capture the mind in overdrive. She has been called "an American virtuoso of the short story form" (Salon) and "one of the quiet giants . . . of American fiction" (Los Angeles Times Book Review).
Non fiction
Letters to the Lady Upstairs (2017) (with Marcel Proust)
     aka Letters to His Neighbor