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WDC to present one-act play


WADENA — Wadena-Deer Creek High School will present its one-act play, “The Humorist of Forest Leaves,” based on the life of American poet Emily Dickinson, Thursday, Jan. 24 in the Wadena Memorial Auditorium.

According to one-act director Jay Patterson, the play focuses on Dickinson’s adult life as a poet during the 1850s-1860s. Dickinson died in 1886 with almost 1,800 poems to her credit. She is considered one of the most esteemed American poets of all time, said Patterson.

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