What’s New: June 2024

June 27, 2024

This update features five new essays, including historian and activist Howard Zinn, model Anna Nicole Smith, theatre critic Claudia Cassidy, and painters Maynard Dixon and Doris Lee.

Cassidy, Claudia (18 November 1899–21 July 1996), theater critic
Dixon, Maynard (24 January 1875–13 November 1946), painter, illustrator, muralist, and poet
Lee, Doris (01 February 1904–16 June 1983), artist 
Smith, Anna Nicole (28 November 1967–6 February 2007), model, television personality, and celebrity
Zinn, Howard (24 August 1922–27 January 2010), historian and activist

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