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Larry Heinemann

Fiction

Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson

Catalog Number: 19890331

The National Book Award-winning author reads from PACO'S STORY, a novel that deals with post-Vietnam stress syndrome. Heinemann also discusses the backlash that arose from black writers when he won the National Book Award over Toni Morrison.

| Interview Year: 1989 | Genre: Fiction | Awards: NBA |

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