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Teaching The Stolen Party

The Stolen Party

In this short story by Argentine writer Liliana Heker, a young girl attends the birthday party of a friend whose family employs her mother.

Liliana Hecker
“The Stolen Party” by Liliana Heker, © 1982, which appeared in Please Talk to Me: Selected Stories, translated by Alberto Manguel, © 2015. Reprinted by permission of Yale University Press.


How do our perceptions and prejudices affect our experiences?
RL.3 - Characters & Plot, RL.4 - Key Terms & Tone, RL.6 - Point of View


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