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A Passion for the Progressives

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Cecelia Tichi’s new book dramatizes a chapter in America’s history.
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Cecelia Tichi has written a history book. That's not unusual—unless you hold a chair in English and are the latest recipient of the Modern Language Association's prestigious Jay B. Hubbell Medal for lifetime achievement in American literature.


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