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The Lottery
The Lottery
by Shirley Jackson

The Lottery Assignments & Activities

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Objective: "The Lottery...
Objective: It's always interesting to find out where authors get their ideas. Turns out Shirley Jackson's inspiration for "The Lottery" was (at least in part) the unassuming village of North Bennington, Vermont, where she was livi...