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Megan Pugh

Megan Pugh's writing has appeared in The Believer, Callaloo, Denver Quarterly, The Oxford American, and VOLT. Her book on the cultural history of American dance is forthcoming.

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The novel House of Earth shows Woody Guthrie in a different light, exiled from the Dust Bowl but dreaming of it still.

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The Many Partners of Fred Astaire.

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In the 1930s and ’40s, American dance was about working men and women, not dying swans.

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