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“Early Liberia and The American Colonization Society”

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“An Early Women’s Rights Advocate”

The following is an excerpted conversation between Sally Morley, one of the principles of Reverberation, The Novel, and Lucy McDougal, a supporting character. Lucy is patterned after early 19th-century reformers such as Fanny Wright and the Grimke sisters. These women … Continue reading

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“Her Last Shred of Humanity”

A shot echoes In the valley. A horse rears As its rider Clutches his chest. Blood spreads Across the man’s shirt As he falls To the ground His foot Trapped in the stirrup. Frightened The horse runs Dragging the man … Continue reading

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