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Margaret Paxson
Margaret Paxson is a writer and anthropologist living in Washington, DC, and is the author of Solovyovo (2005).

Written by Margaret Paxson

Essay/
Demography and migration
What is peace?

Forget ideals of milk and honey. Peace is found in the grit of everyday life, in a town that takes in troubled strangers

Margaret Paxson