Jack Murnighan




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Jack Murnighan

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Smalltown Hoosier by birth, central-Illinoisan till college, then some semiotics at Brown, an Orwellian stint in Paris, a Ph.D. in Medieval Lit from Duke, and finally New York's Chinatown. And now that i've hauled all my books to my 6th-floor walk-up, i'm staying put.

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Melissa Dude, you can SO be my friend. That was the best answer to my challenge question *grin*

And you're welcome!


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