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"The Dean of Science Fiction Writers" and the Words and Concepts He's Added to the Lexicon.

Issac Asimov [a.k.a. Paul French], the dean of science fiction writers. Asmiov is arguably one of the most widely published authors ever. (Rebroadcast. Original broadcast September 25, 1987.)

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Other segments from the episode on December 21, 1987

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, December 21, 1987: Interview with Issac Asimov; Review of Steve Lacy's album "Momentum"; Interview with Jim Nicholson; Review of the television program "The Room."

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