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From the Archives: Religious Tradition and Personal Tragedy.

Professor of Religion at Princeton University Elaine Pagels. She has written four books including "The Gnostic Gospels" (which won both the National Book Award and the National Book Critics Circle Award). Pagels most recent book is "The Origin of Satan" (Random House 1995). (REBROADCAST from 6/26/95)


Other segments from the episode on April 5, 1996

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, April 5, 1996: Interview with John Dominic Crossan; Interview with Elaine Pagels; Review of the film "Flirting with Disaster"; Review of the television movie "To Sir,…


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