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Journalist John Hockenberry on Overcoming Obstacles

Hockenberry spent more than a decade with National Public Radio as a general assignment reporter, Middle East correspondent, and program host. Until now, he made a point of never mentioning that he is paralyzed from the waist down. He writes of his life's obstacles and accomplishments in his new book Moving Violations (Hyperion).

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Other segments from the episode on June 27, 1995

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, June 27, 1995: Interview with John Hockenberry; Review of Bo Skovhus's album "Lieder on Poems by Joseph von Eichendorff"; Obituary for Esther Rome.

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