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Musical Theater Historian Robert Kimball.

Musical theater historian Robert Kimball. Kimball compiled and edited The Complete Lyrics of Ira Gershwin (Knopf) and is artistic advisor to the estate of Ira Gershwin. Kimball knew Ira Gershwin and his wife Leonore. He also edited The Complete Lyrics of Cole Porter.

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Other segments from the episode on January 17, 1994

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, January 17, 1994: Interview with Robert Kimball; Interview with D. A. Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus; Interview with John Barth.

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