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Fresh Air for September 24, 2014

Charles Blow is a New York Times columnist. Before that, he worked at the paper as the graphics director and design director for news. Beowolf Sheehan/Courtesy of hide caption

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After Childhood Abuse, 'Times' Columnist Says He Chose Life Over Vengeance

After Childhood Abuse, 'Times' Columnist Says He Chose Life Over Vengeance

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Fresh Air for September 23, 2014

André Benjamin plays Jimi Hendrix in the new film Jimi: All Is By My Side. Patrick Redmond/Courtesy of Open Road Films hide caption

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From Sideman To Star: A New Film Captures Jimi Hendrix's Pivotal Year

From Sideman To Star: A New Film Captures Jimi Hendrix's Pivotal Year

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Fresh Air for September 22, 2014

Fresh Air for September 20, 2014

John Darnielle writes literary lyrics for the Mountain Goats, often telling stories about fictional characters or stories from his life. His new book, Wolf in White Van, is about a man who survives a trauma. Lalitree Darnielle/Courtesy of Farrar, Straus and Giroux hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: John Darnielle, Pere Ubu And Australian Comic Josh Thomas

Fresh Air Weekend: John Darnielle, Pere Ubu And Australian Comic Josh Thomas

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Fresh Air for September 19, 2014

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