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Mary Badham, who played Scout Finch in the 1962 film "To Kill A Mockingbird," reads from Harper Lee's newest novel
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The novel's slogan-ready ethics have crowded out literary appreciation
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Norman Finkelstein was a rock star of the pro-Palestinian movement. Then he came out against BDS.
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For Shirley Jackson, there was poetic poison to be found in the domestic