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A Book-Length Comic Grapples with Adult Concerns, Cuts Close to the Bone

Rock critic Ken Tucker reviews "Our Cancer Year," about a couple's battle with cancer, by Harvey Pekar and Joyce Brabner.

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Other segments from the episode on November 16, 1994

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, November 16, 1994: Interview with Berry Gordy; Interview with Chazz Palminteri; Review of Harvey Pekar and Joyce Brabner's memoir "Our Cancer Year."

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