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Thumbnail from video of Steve Benson speaking about when Alice B. Toklas and Gertrude Stein moved in together. This Week in History: On September 9, 1910, Alice B. Toklas moved in with Gertrude Stein. Steve Benson considers how this turn-of-the-century power couple made their home a focal point for a generation of writers and artists.
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Thumbnail from video of Steve Benson speaking about when Alice B. Toklas and Gertrude Stein moved in together. This Week in History: On September 9, 1910, Alice B. Toklas moved in with Gertrude Stein. Steve Benson considers how this turn-of-the-century power couple made their home a focal point for a generation of writers and artists.

Steve Benson on Alice B. Toklas and Gertrude Stein Moving in Together

This Week in History: On September 9, 1910, Alice B. Toklas moved in with Gertrude Stein. Steve Benson considers how this turn-of-the-century power couple made their home a focal point for a generation of writers and artists.
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This Week in History: On September 9, 1910, Alice B. Toklas moved in with Gertrude Stein. Steve Benson considers how this turn-of-the-century power couple made their home a focal point for a generation of writers and artists.

Lisa Batya Feld on Dorothy Parker

This Week in History: On August 22, 1893, Dorothy Parker was born. Lisa Batya Feld points out that despite her reputation for cynicism, Parker fought passionately for social justice throughout her life.
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This Week in History: On August 22, 1893, Dorothy Parker was born. Lisa Batya Feld points out that despite her reputation for cynicism, Parker fought passionately for social justice throughout her life.

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Lisa Batya Feld on Dorothy Parker thumbnail.
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Etta King on Adrienne Rich Refusing the National Medal for the Arts

This Week in History: On July 3, 1997, Adrienne Rich turned down the National Medal for the Arts, creating a national uproar. Etta King discusses Rich's reasons for her principled stand.
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This Week in History: On July 3, 1997, Adrienne Rich turned down the National Medal for the Arts, creating a national uproar. Etta King discusses Rich's reasons for her principled stand.

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Etta King discusses Adrienne Rich (1929 – 2012).

Etta King discusses Adrienne Rich (1929 – 2012).

Steve Benson on Judith Malina and the Living Theatre

This Week in History: On June 15, 1961, Judith Malina's Living Theatre made its European debut. Stephen Benson discusses the massive impact of the Living Theatre's innovations.
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This Week in History: On June 15, 1961, Judith Malina's Living Theatre made its European debut. Stephen Benson discusses the massive impact of the Living Theatre's innovations.

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Thumbnail of video. This Week in History: On June 15, 1961, Judith Malina's Living Theatre made its European debut. Stephen Benson discusses the massive impact of the Living Theatre's innovations.
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Thumbnail of video. This Week in History: On June 15, 1961, Judith Malina's Living Theatre made its European debut. Stephen Benson discusses the massive impact of the Living Theatre's innovations.

Celia Raker

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Poet and playwright Celia Raker.

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Poet and playwright Celia Raker.

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Esther Dischereit

Esther Dischereit’s poetry, essays, operas, and radio plays incorporate her experiences as “other,” growing up Jewish in post-war Germany.

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