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Robert Olen Butler
Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson
Catalog Number: 19940321
The winner of the 1993 Pulitzer Prize reads from his erotic novel, THEY WHISPER. Butler says artists aren't intellectual, they are sensualists; and his protagonist in THEY WHISPER learns about himself by recalling his sexual relationships.
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