Lulu's Triumph


Matilde Serao

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Tonight, we’ll read the short story “Lulu’s Triumph” written by Matilde Serao and published in English in 1907. In this character study, Lulu meets a young man at the races, and they start courting. Lulu talks about her expectations to her sister, Sofia, who is older and more serious than she.Matilde Serao was a Greco-Italian writer. She was the first woman editor of an Italian newspaper. Serao never won the Nobel Prize in Literature despite being nominated on six occasions.