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'My Third Conversion': Rev. Rob Schenck On Why He Took On Gun Control

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Living With A Brother In Prison In 'My Brother Moochie'

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Fresh Air Remembers Novelist Philip Roth

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How Philip Roth's Writing Transcended The Narrow Confines Of A Culture

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James Clapper Weighs In On What Role The Intelligence Community Serves

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Philip Roth: 'You Begin Every Book As An Amateur'

Philip Roth wrote more than two dozen books over six decades. In his later years, he wrote several short novels about the physical indignities of aging. He told Terry Gross in 2006 that he intended to write for as long as he could: "You just drop dead at the computer, and they carry you away," he said. Roth is shown above in 2008.Richard Drew/APhide caption

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Philip Roth: 'You Begin Every Book As An Amateur'

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War on Peace

Ronan Farrow: 'I Was Raised With An Extraordinary Sense Of Public Service'

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Prolific Author Philip Roth Dies At 85

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