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A Student on Surviving the Tianamen Square Massacre

Chinese student activist and organizer Shen Tong participated in protests that preceded the tragic incident. He's written a book about the experience called Almost a Revolution.

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Other segments from the episode on November 9, 1990

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, November 9, 1990: Interview with Shen Tong; Interview with James Fogle; Review of A.S. Byatt's novel "Possession."

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