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Jake’s Chickens

Warning: Animals and children were harmed in the making of this story. Early in my pregnancy, my mother—who was actually a very good mother if you overlook all the things she said that have scarred me🔒

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Jane Purcell currently teaches at Scattergood Friends School, and is working on a piece about the history of Ladies’ Shakespeare Clubs in Iowa. In 2006, the University of California Press published her book Not of an Age, but for All Time, about rare and early editions of Shakespeare’s works.


Posted in: Features, February 2016

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