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Shirley Jackson

(1919—1965)


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(1916–65)

American author, born in San Francisco, who became notorious in 1948 after the publication of her macabre short story ‘The Lottery’ in the New Yorker. She subsequently wrote innovative ...

Subjects: Literature.


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