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Fresh Air For July 31, 2020: Remembering Regis Philbin; Remembering Annie Ross

Fresh Air For July 30, 2020: White Supremacy In American Christianity

Fresh Air For July 29, 2020: Major League Baseball During COVID-19

Fresh Air For July 28, 2020: Poet Natasha Trethewey

Natasha Trethewey served as U.S. poet laureate in 2012 and 2013. She won the 2007 Pulitzer Prize in poetry for her 2006 collection Native Guard. Nancy Crampton/Broadside hide caption

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After Years Of 'Willed Amnesia,' Trethewey Opens Up About Her Murdered Mother

After Years Of 'Willed Amnesia,' Trethewey Opens Up About Her Murdered Mother

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Fresh Air For July 27, 2020: Comic Mike Birbiglia And Poet Jen Stein On 'Reluctant' Parenthood

Mike Birbiglia was initially reluctant to become a father, but his wife, Jen Stein, saw things things differently. "I felt like [parenthood] was the kind of challenge that we were ready for," she says. Ryan Miller/Capture Imaging hide caption

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'Reluctant Dad' Mike Birbiglia And Poet Jen Stein Share 'Painful' Parenting Truths

'Reluctant Dad' Mike Birbiglia And Poet Jen Stein Share 'Painful' Parenting Truths

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