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Novelist Toni Morrison on Crimes of Passion

Next week, the Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist will be honored at the National Book Awards ceremony for her distinguished contribution to American letters. In 1992, at the time of this interview, she had a new novel "Jazz," and a book of essays, "Playing in the Dark." Her novel, "Beloved," won the Pulitzer prize. She's written five novels in all. (REBROADCAST FROM 4/24/92).

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Other segments from the episode on November 1, 1996

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, November 1, 1996: Interview with Toni Morrison; Review of Amy Rigby's album "Diary of a Mod Housewife"; Commentary on skiing; Commentary on email.

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