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Stephanie Vaughn Discusses Growing Up on Army Bases.

Short story writer Stephanie Vaughn. Her first collection of stories is "Sweet Talk." Most of these stories chronicle the childhood, youth, and adulthood of Gemma, the daughter of a career army man. The New York Times says Vaughn "emerges as a thoroughly original writer, blessed with a distinctive voice, by turns witty and lyrical, wisecracking and nostalgic." Vaughn's stories first appeared in "The New Yorker," and in the O. Henry and Pushcart Prize collections. ("Sweet Talk" is published by Random House.)


Other segments from the episode on March 1, 1990

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, March 1, 1990: Interview with Robert Satter; Review of J. J. Cale's album "Travel-Log"; Interview with Stephanie Vaughn; Review of the film "Mountains of the Moon."


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