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A Married Couple's Novel Collaborations

Writers Michael Dorris and Louise Erdrich work together to complete their acclaimed books; however, whoever writes the first draft gets their name on the cover. The couple joins Fresh Air to discuss their marriage and upbringing in Native American communities.

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Other segments from the episode on May 28, 1987

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, May 28, 1987: Interview with Michael Dorris and Louise Erdrich; Commentary on the Beatles; Interview with Jay Tarses; Review of the film "Beverly Hills Cop II."

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