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Maureen Duffy

Special Collection: Maureen Duffy

Maureen Duffy is a playwright, poet, novelist and biographer—her output totalling some 34 published works to date. She is also an activist, having spent much of her life campaigning for authors’ rights, human rights, gay rights and animal rights.

Strandlines editors have collected together material related to Maureen Duffy's life and work. Here you can explore contributions on Duffy's writing and activism, and material from Maureen's archive held at King's College London.

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