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Department of Languages and Literatures

The Woman Who Was Forgotten

"The Woman Who Was Forgotten"
the story, the audio recording, the live performance

Cedar Falls native Bess Streeter Aldrich was one of the most popular writers in the U.S. during the first half of the Twentieth Century. As part of this year's Cedar Falls Authors Festival, L&L English graduate students invite you to attend a live, radio-style adaptation of one of Aldrich's short stories, "The Woman Who Was Forgotten" on Monday, October 16 at 7 p.m. in the Cedar Falls Public Library meeting room. Discussion and reception to follow. Support for this event comes from the Department of Languages & Literatures.

Feel free to either read a full-text version of "The Woman Who Was Forgotten" or listen to an audio version of the story recorded by L&L English graduate students on this page (24 minutes).