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'Dickinson' brings poet to life

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'Dickinson' is a show on AppleTV+ streaming services. The show is based on the life of American poet Emily Dickinson.The show emphasis Elizabeth's (played by Hailee Steinfeld) poetry and goes deeper into the meaning of the poems through rich story telling. The entire season focused on love and romance with fun humor sprinkled in. The setting of the show is in Amherst, Massachusetts at the very end of the Antebellum era of American history and leading into the Civil War. Author Taylor Lien did not give scale on which to grade the show but she did encourage the reader to watch 'Dickinson.'
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Editorial Northern Iowan Monday, November 4, 2019 116 19 03

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