The Lottery

"The Lottery," Jackson's famous short story, has fascinated readers for years with its unexpected and chilling ending. Included with the story of a troubling but powerful modern essay, "The Lottery Revisited" by Kay Haugaard, which is about her  experiences in teaching this story though the years and her students' increasing acceptance of the unthinkable. Together they raise hard questions about subjectivity and truth in a free society. 

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