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Kurt Andersen

Fiction

Interviewed by: Angela Elam

Catalog Number: 20090515

Co-founder of the infamous and now defunct Spy magazine, Kurt Andersen is a long-time journalist, who's also written ficition and essays and is now known as the host of the public radio program Studio 360. He discusses the sometimes alternationg demands of interviewing creative people and being creative in his own right and reads from his novel Heyday. He also talks about his earlier novel Turn of the Century.

| Subject Matter: Public Radio, Journalisim, Creativity | Interview Year: 2008 | Genre: Fiction |

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