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Humorist Fran Lebowitz on Writing and Not Writing

The Washington Post called Lebowitz "the funniest woman in America." Her first children's book Mr. Chas and Lisa Sue Meet the Pandas was published in 1994. In 1978, Lebowitz wrote the critically acclaimed book Metropolitan Life a collection of witty essays about life. (REBROADCAST FROM 1/3/95)


Other segments from the episode on June 19, 1995

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, June 19, 1995: Interview with Fran Lebowitz; Interview with Anne Lamott; Review of the album "Legends of Western Swing."


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