Cynthia Henebry’s Series "The Marriage Oaks" Probes the Psychology of Youth and Adulthood

January 29, 2015

By Conor Risch

Adult depictions of childhood are often nostalgic. Freedom, discovery and a sense of wonder are all common themes as grown-ups recall the more innocent world of youth. While the difficulties of childhood are by no means ignored by the popular consciousness, the experience of being a kid is vastly more complicated than we generally want to remember. And it doesn’t...

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