About the Author
Winnifred King Rugg was a prize-winning journalist and book reviewer. She was a native of Massachusetts who graduated from Brown University in the class of 1899. Rugg's biography of Anne Hutchinson was first published by Houghton Mifflin in 1930, under the title "Unafraid." The book was amplified, edited and republished by Bianca Leonardo (1919-2010), the publisher of Tree of Life Books.