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Dorothy Canfield Fisher

Dorothy Canfield Fisher, novelist and critic, served in various volunteer capacities during both world wars–in the first war largely as a relief worker in France, in the second through her contributions to magazines and the Office of War Information. Her only son, Captain James Canfield Fisher, was killed in action in Luzon.

  • ActivismDecember 21, 2004

    A Christmas Amnesty

    This article, from the December 14, 1946, issue of The Nation, is a special selection from The Nation Digital Archive. If you want to read everything The Nation has ever published on war and peace, click here for information on how to acquire individual access to the Archive–an electronic database of every Nation article since 1865.

    Dorothy Canfield Fisher