essays of John Cheever’s The Five-Forty-Eight

Analysis of John Cheever’s The Five-Forty-Eight

John Cheever’s story, first published as part of the collection The Housebreaker of Shady Hill (1958), is notable for the way it presents, through an apparently uninvolved, objective third-person narrator, a man’s callous and reprehensible treatment of a female employee…. Read More ›