Jefferson Exchange | April 11, 2014 | 8:00
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Fri April 11, 2014

Oregon Humanities Encourages Pen Pals

Ed Battistella and Adam Davis explain the workings of the "Dear Stranger" project of Oregon Humanities.

Remember pen pals? 

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We were often encouraged as kids to exchange letters with other kids far away, learning about each other's lives. 

The concept is revived in the Oregon Humanities project "Dear Stranger." 

We hear about the genesis of the project, and what goes into the "Dear Stranger" letters. 

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