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A Child’s Guide to Squatting at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

In E.L. Konigsburg's 1967 children's classic, From The Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler, siblings Claudia and James Kincaid run away from their cushy suburban home in Greenwich, Connecticut and camp out at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City. The post A Child’s Guide to Squatting at the Metropolitan Museum of Art appeared first on Hyperallergic.
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