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Portraits of Illness by Nicholas Nixon

Critic-at-large Laurie Stone reviews the photographer's new exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art. Nixon's photos document the progression of sickness and disease -- including AIDS -- in his subjects. Stone says Nixon's moving work neither sentimentalizes nor intrudes.

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Other segments from the episode on September 30, 1988

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, September 30, 1988: Interview with Herb Alpert; Commentary on Teddy Wilson; Interview with Howard Kohn; Review of the photography exhibition "Nicholas Nixon: Pictures of…

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