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"There's not a lot of heroic acts in middle school ..." says PEN15 creator and star Maya Erskine (left, shown here with co-creator and co-star Anna Konkle). "It's all about survival and being accepted." Alex Lombardi/Hulu hide caption

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Return To Middle School In 'PEN15': Creators Say 'It's All About Survival'

"There's not a lot of heroic acts in middle school," Maya Erskine says. She and Anna Konkle play 13-year-old versions of themselves in the series Hulu comedy PEN15.

"There's not a lot of heroic acts in middle school ..." says PEN15 creator and star Maya Erskine (left, shown here with co-creator and co-star Anna Konkle). "It's all about survival and being accepted." Alex Lombardi/Hulu hide caption

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Return To Middle School In 'PEN15': Creators Say 'It's All About Survival'

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It's Not Safe Naomi Moon Siegel
Gronlandic Edit Of Montreal
Blind Paper Dragon Tin Hat Trio
AM Michael Bisio Quartet
Grazin' in the Grass Hugh Masekela
Between Feeds/Amorous Peacocks various
Green Al Ben Allison

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