Hailee Steinfeld to Star in Series about Emily Dickinson

Hailee Steinfeld to Star in Series about Emily Dickinson

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On Monday, Apple released the first trailer for its original series about the life of famous poet Emily Dickinson. The coming-of-age story set in 19th-century America starring Hailee Steinfeld “will explore the constraints of society, gender and family from the perspective of the young poet.” “I have one purpose,” Steinfeld says in the new trailer, “and that is to become a great writer.”   Image Via DailyMail   Apple’s series reimagines Dickinson as a rebellious, party-girl type with aspirations of literary fame and fortune. The trailer takes a light-hearted tone that’s much different from the kind of atmosphere much of …