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General Information

Name:  Jane Adams  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction

Born: N/A


Illinois Connection

Adams is a professor of Anthropology and History at Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, Illinois. She received her MA and PhD from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign and her BA from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale.

Biographical and Professional Information

Jane Adams is recognized for her contribution to the understanding and appreciation of life in southern Illinois. She is the editor of ''All Anybody Wanted of Me Was to Work: The Memoirs of Edith Bradley Rendleman'' and ''Fighting for the Farm: Rural America Transformed''.

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