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Hooked on Phonics

We Americans have always been suckers for storytellers who speak in strong regional dialects. In the 19th century we had Bret Harte and Mark Twain, Joel Chandler Harris and Finley Peter Dunne, and in the 20th we have Garrison Keillor and Bailey White and Will Rogers. Maybe we love these writers because they satisfy our […]