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Abraham Rodriguez on Capturing the South Bronx on the Page

The debut writer's first book of short stories is "The Boy Without a Flag: Tales of The South Bronx." It's an autobiographical collection about the people in his neighborhood. He has said, "I write about the rancid underbelly of the American Dream." He's also in a punk rock band called Urgent Fury.

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Other segments from the episode on December 11, 1992

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, December 11, 1992: Interview with Nuruddin Farah; Interview with Abraham Rodriguez; Review of the film "A Few Good Men."

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