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Alison Bechdel

Cartoonist or animator (September 10, 1960 - )
Nationality: American
Alison Bechdel is an award-winning cartoonist whose work explores gay and lesbian themes, as well as the drama inherent in family relationships. She is the author of the graphic novel Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic and has been inducted into the Eisner Awards Hall of Fame.
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Young Goodman Brown

  • Short story 1835
Frequently anthologized in textbooks and collections, Nathaniel Hawthorne's short story "Young Goodman Brown" is an exploration of the hypocrisy of Calvinist theology. In the story, the titular protagonist slowly devolves into a state of faithlessness.

Works by Hawthorne, Nathaniel

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