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Amy Cavanaugh

AMY CAVANAUGH writes about food, travel, and culture from her home base of Chicago.

Tallying a Life

Can we ever really leave the past behind? While writer and English professor Douglas Bauer may have left his home state of Iowa when he moved out east, where he teaches, he never really left the small farm town where he grew up.

Divided We Fall

It takes just a quick glance at recent New York Times headlines to realize that we’re at a critical moment in United States history.


The Brooklyn Rail

JUL-AUG 2020

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