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Grace Paley (1922–2007)

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Grace Paley, née Goodside, was one of three children born to an immigrant Jewish family in the Bronx. The family spoke Russian and Yiddish as well as English.  She married cinematographer Jess Paley and had two children; the couple later divorced and she married fellow writer Robert Nichols.  In addiiton to her own works, Grace Paley taught writing and was a noted political activist.
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