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Irish Author William Trevor on Writing from "Outside the Pale"

The New Yorker called Trevor"probably the greatest living writer of short stories in the English language." Besides his eight volumes of short stories, he has written eleven novels, several plays for stage and for radio and television, and stories for The New Yorker, The New York Times, and other magazines. Early last year he published his memoir, "Excursions in the Real World," in which he writes about his family and childhood in Ireland. His most recent novel is "Felicia's Journey."

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Other segments from the episode on February 14, 1995

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, February 14, 1995: Interview with Michael Kazin; Review of P.D. James's novel "Original Sin" and K.C. Constantine's novel "Cranks and Shadows"; Interview with William…

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