NELLA LARSEN #100travelHERS
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Birth: April 13, 1891; Chicago
Death: March 30, 1964; New York City
Notable journeys: Spent part of childhood in her mother’s native Denmark. Lived again in Cophenhagen for four years sometime around 1910.
Notable work: Passing; Quicksand, a novel based on her experiences in Denmark
Quote: “Authors do not supply imaginations, they expect their readers to have their own, and to use it.”