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Spalding Gray's L. A. Adventures.

Autobiographical monologist Spalding Gray. Gray is best known for his monologue "Swimming to Cambodia," about his experiences during the filming of the movie "The Killing Fields." "Swimming to Cambodia" was produced as a film last year, and Gray appeared in the David Byrne film "True Stories," as well as a recent installment of the PBS comedy series "Trying Times." Gray is wrapping up a 10-month residency at the Mark Tapper Forum in Los Angeles where he worked on several new monologues.

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Other segments from the episode on January 28, 1988

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, January 28, 1988: Interview with Miriam Makeba; Review of Kool Moe Dee's album "How Ya Like Me Now?"; Interview with Spalding Gray; Review of the film "The Dead."

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