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Contemporary short story masters: (1950-Present): Flannery O-'Connor, Raymond Carver, Donald Barthelme, Tim -'O Brien, George Saunders, Jhumpa Lahiri, ...
Sir, please name some of the classic short story writers as well as contemporary writers.Lalitha Yugandhar, Nagole, Hyderabad
Here is a list of classic short story writers as well as more contemporary writers that you have to check out: lClassic short story masters (1600-1950): Edgar Allan Poe, Anton Chekhov, Ernest Hemingway, Jorge Luis Borges, Kafka, Isaac Babel, John Updike, Katherine Mansfield, Eudora Welty, and Ray Bradbury.
Contemporary short story masters: (1950-Present): Flannery O'Connor, Raymond Carver, Donald Barthelme, Tim 'O Brien, George Saunders, Jhumpa Lahiri, Junot Diaz, Z.Z. Packer, Joyce Carol Oates, and Denis Johnson. Classic Short Story Collections: In Our Time by Ernest Hemingway (1925) A Good Man is Hard to Find by Flannery O'Connor (1953) What We Talk About When We Talk About Love by Raymond Carver (1981) Jesus' Son by Denis Johnson (1992)Interpreter of Maladies by Jhumpa Lahiri (1999)