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28. Maura Duffy; "A Simple Piece of Paper"
14th September 2021 • Once Upon A Time...In Adopteeland • Jennifer Dyan Ghoston
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Maura Duffy is featured in the documentary "A Simple Piece of Paper" by Jean Strauss

She is a Chicago born adoptee, has been in reunion with her birth mother and her maternal family for 9 years. Maura had never met another adoptee until she got involved with the film A Simple Piece of Paper by fellow adoptee Jean Strauss in 2011. It was during the filming that she acquired her original birth certificate and discovered her origins. Maura is a marketing professional within the non-profit arena and resides in Chicago, IL. She remains connected to the adoption community but is always seeking opportunities to be more involved. She can be reached via email at

Music by Corey Quinn