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Alison Smith

ALISON SMITH is author of the memoir Name All the Animals. She lives in Prospect Heights, Brooklyn.

The Stakes of Exile: Arden/Everywhere: The As You Like It Project

“For years, whenever anyone mentioned Shakespeare’s As You Like It, I’d say, ‘I hate that play!’” This is the first thing theater director Jessica Bauman tells me as we sit outside Baruch College’s performing arts center on an unseasonably warm autumn day.


The Brooklyn Rail

JUNE 2023

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