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Actor and Playwright David Drake.

Actor and playwright David Drake. In 1985, Drake saw the play "The Normal Heart" by playwright Larry Kramer. It was a turning point for Drake. Kramer went on to become a founder of ACT UP--the AIDS Coalition to Unleash Power. Drake a gay man, started on a path of self discovery and activism that has led to his writing a series of vignettes called "The Night Larry Kramer Kissed Me" (Anchor Books). (Interview by Marty Moss-Coane)

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Other segments from the episode on March 10, 1994

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, March 10, 1994: Interview with Gary Paulsen; Interview with David Drake; Review of the film "The Ref."

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