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An Immigrant's Version of America

Writer Bharati Mukherjee moved from India to the United States to study at the University of Iowa. Her stories and novels examine the nuances of immigrant life, and how people must negotiate two, often contradictory value systems.

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Other segments from the episode on September 15, 1988

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, September 15, 1988: Interview with Otis Williams; Review of Randy Travis's album "Old 8x10" and Dwight Yoakum's album "Buenas Noches from a Lonely Room"; Interview with…

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