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Dmitri Nabokov Discusses His Famous Father.

Dmitri Nabokov. Son of writer Vladimir Nabokov and a writer himself, as well as a translator of his father's works. He has just edited a volume of his father's letters dating from 1940-1977. The letters trace Nabokov's struggles beginning with his arrival in America from Russia, to his legal battles over censorship of his most famous novel, "Lolita."


Other segments from the episode on October 6, 1989

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, October 6, 1989: Interview with Bill Forsyth; Review of David Bowie's album "Sound + Vision"; Interview with Dmitri Nabokov; Review of the film "Bloodsport."


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