Lydia Davis Essays
Power, Dominance, and Human Nature in “On The Train” and “A Story of Stolen Salamis” College
The Short Stories of Lydia Davis
In Lydia Davis’s short story “On The Train,” the narrator is depicted as a judgemental individual capable of doing no wrong, who is surrounded by mannerless people while riding the train. In “A Story of Stolen Salamis,” an Italian landlord’s...