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Quotation by Grace Paley
... people will sometimes say, "Why don't you write more politics?" And I have to explain to them that writing the lives of women is politics.
Grace Paley (b. 1922), U.S. story writer, poet, and peace activist. As quoted in Listen to Their Voices, ch. 1, by Mickey Pearlman (1993).
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