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Art Spiegelman and His Father's Tale of Survival

Spiegelman is the author of "Maus," for which he won a Pulitzer Prize, and "Maus II." The two book-length comics are accounts of his parents' experiences in the Holocaust. He is also co-founder and editor of "Raw," a magazine of avant-garde comics. His latest work is the illustration of "The Wild Party," by Joseph Moncure March. We replay our 1987 interview with him. (Rebroadcast)

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Other segments from the episode on January 27, 1995

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, January 27, 1995: Interview with Elie Weisel; Interview with Marcel Ophuls; Interview with Steve Reich; Interview with Art Spiegelman; Review of the album "Chamber Music…

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