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Journalist Stryker McGuire Travels To Central and South America.

Journalist Stryker McGuire. He covered the Nicaraguan revolution for Newsweek where he is Chief of Correspondents. After the war, he came back to New York but discovered that he hadn't settled in his own mind what he experienced in Nicaragua. He began a 20,000 mile driving trip from North America to South America to try and understand what had happened and to get a different look at Latin America. His book, "Streets with No Names," is an account of that trip. (published by Atlantic Monthly Press.) (Interview by Marty Moss-Coane)


Other segments from the episode on August 9, 1991

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, August 9, 1991: Interview with Ben Hamper; Interview with Stryker McGuire; Review of the films "Pure Luck" and "Delirious."


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