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Writer Norman Rush.

Writer Norman Rush. Rush has a new novel, called "Mating." It's a comic romance that takes place in Botswana in the 80s. The novel builds on Rush's critically acclaimed collection of stories, "Whites." Rush himself served as the Peace Corps director in Botswana between 1978 and 1983. ("Mating" is published by Knopf). (Interview by Marty Moss-Coane)

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Other segments from the episode on September 24, 1991

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, September 24, 1991: Interview with Norman Rush; Interview with Sylvia Ann Hewlett; Commentary on Don Harris and Dewey Terry.

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