The New Generation of Classic Short Stories

Vol. 20, No. 2

Your Arkansas Traveler

by Budd Schulberg

Budd Schulberg adapted his story "Your Arkansas Traveler" as the screenplay for the 1957 film A Face in the Crowd, directed by Elia Kazan and starring Andy Griffith, Patricia Neal, and Walter Matthau. In 2008 the Library of Congress selected the film for inclusion in the National Film Registry.

This story is available only in the print edition of the Summer 2016 issue. Please purchase a copy from our online store.