Remains of the day, extreme brevity edition.

This post was written by Friday blogger Annie Reid.

  • Shockingly, slut declares she likes them smaller. In the summertime, anyway. NY Times concurs, but only if they’re a brainy type.
  • Lorrie Moore has won the 18th annual Pen/Malamud Award, for excellence in short fiction. Scroll down, waaaay down.
  • Filming on Zoe Heller’s Notes on a Scandal begins shortly, with Judi Dench and Cate Blanchett.
  • A conversation with Shirley Hazzard.
  • Shortlist announced for Frank O’Connor International Short Story Prize.

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