Sam Julian
Sam Julian asked Alice Hoffman:

What is your research process like, and how do you check your work for historical accuracy? Can you describe an instance when you decided, for dramatic or plot purposes, it was better to overlook historical precedent?

Alice Hoffman I read as much as possible about the time period and include all the factual information about the character and place. I never overlook history but feel free to imagine anything that is missing or unknown.
Alice Hoffman
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