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Howell Raines Discusses his Life and Career.

Howell Raines is editorial page editor of "The New York Times." He's written a new "fishing" memoir, that's part sporting autobiography, and part guide-book for the middle years of life. "Fly Fishing Through the Midlife Crisis," (William Morrow & Company). Raines also won the Pulitzer Prize for "Grady's Gift," a New York Times Magazine article about his friendship with a black woman in segregated Birmingham.


Other segments from the episode on September 16, 1993

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, September 16, 1993: Interview with Howell Raines; Interview with Linda Fairstein; Review of John Heidenry's and William Leach's books "Theirs was the Kingdom" and "Land of…


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