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John Hockenberry Discusses His Career Covering the Middle East.

Journalist John Hockenberry. For the past two years he's been National Public Radio's foreign correspondent in the Middle East, where he covered events from his wheelchair. He's also served as host for "All Things Considered," "SoundPrint," and other shows. In 1987 he won a Peabody and in 1988, a Unity in Media award. In March, he'll be hosting "Heat," a new nightly interview, performance, and call-in show over NPR.

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Other segments from the episode on February 2, 1990

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, February 2, 1990: Interview with John Hockenberry; Interview with Henry Hampton; Review of the film "Stella."

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