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Advice For 'Grown-Ups' In Their 40s: 'Just Do What You Want More Often'

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Exiled Journalist Continues To Fight For Women's Rights In Iran

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David Sedaris' new book of stories covers his beach house, his family and getting older. His best advice for aging well? Try "being rich." Ingrid Christie/Little, Brown and Company hide caption

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Forget 'Good Times,' David Sedaris Is Far More Interested In 'Bad Behavior'

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Chef Ruth Rogers Discusses 3 Decades Of The River Café London

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How Rodgers And Hammerstein Revolutionized Broadway

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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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James Clapper Weighs In On What Role The Intelligence Community Serves

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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/AP hide caption

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

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

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Philip Roth, Who Dominated U.S. Literature For Decades, Dies At 85

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Novelist Michael Chabon: 'My Family And Kids Have Been My Gang'

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