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Actress Holly Woodlawn Discusses Her Life and Career.

Actress Holly Woodlawn. Woodlawn was part of Andy Warhol's New York's scene in the 60s and early 70s. Perhaps her high point came when she starred in Warhol's movie "Trash." Woodlawn was born a boy, her career as a transvestite was immortalized in Lou Reed's song, "Take A Walk On the Wild Side." Woodlawn has a new memoir, called "A Low Life in High Heels: The Holly Woodlawn Story.." (It's published by St Martin's Press).

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Other segments from the episode on November 20, 1991

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, November 20, 1991: Interview with Arnold Rampersad; Interview with Holly Woodlawn; Review of Ran Hansen's novel "Mariette in Ecstasy."

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