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Mary Gordon
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MARY GORDON

Mary Gordon is a writer and professor based in New York. She won the Janet Heidinger Kafka Prize in 1979 for her first novel, FINAL PAYMENTS, and again in 1982 for THE COMPANY OF WOMEN. Her most recent book is THE SHADOW MAN. She is the Millicent McIntosh Professor of English at Barnard College.

She can be reached c/o Public Affairs Television, Inc., 356 W 58th Street, New York, NY 10019.

Blu Greenberg
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BLU GREENBERG

Blu Greenberg is a writer and poet in Riverdale, New York. She has been published in many journals and magazines and serves on the editorial board of Hadassah and the advisory board of Lilith. Her books include BLACK BREAD: POEMS AFTER THE HOLOCAUST, HOW TO RUN A TRADITIONAL JEWISH HOUSEHOLD, and ON WOMEN AND JUDAISM: A VIEW FROM TRADITION.

She can be reached c/o Public Affairs Television, Inc., 356 W 58th Street, New York, NY 10019

Roberta Hestenes
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ROBERTA HESTENES Roberta Hestenes is president of Eastern College in St. David's, Pennsylvania, and an ordained minister by the Presbyterian Church U.S.A. She has been on the board of directors of World Vision International, an ecumenical Christian relief organization. She has written several books including MASTERING THE ART OF TEACHING.

She can be reached c/o Public Affairs Television, Inc., 356 W 58th Street, New York, NY 10019.

Oscar Hijuelos
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OSCAR HIJUELOS Oscar Hijuelos was born, raised and still resides in New York City. He worked in an advertising agency until the success of his first novel, OUR HOUSE IN THE LAST WORLD. His second novel, THE MAMBO KINGS PLAY SONGS OF LOVE, won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1990. Hijuelos most recent novel is MR. IVES' CHRISTMAS.

He can be reached c/o Public Affairs Television, Inc., 356 W 58th Street, New York, NY 10019.

Charles Johnson
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CHARLES JOHNSON

Charles Johnson won the National Book Award in 1990 for his novel, MIDDLE PASSAGE. He is the author of two other novels, a collection of short stories, and the prize-winning PBS drama, BOOKER, among other things. He has served as fiction editor for The Seattle Review since 1978, and he teaches English at the University of Washington.

He can be reached at the Department of English, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98115.

Leon R. Kass
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LEON R. KASS

Leon R. Kass received his biology and medical degrees from the University of Chicago, where he is currently the Addie Clark Harding Professor in the College and Committee on Social Thought. He has published extensively on ethics, science, and human affairs. His books include: THE HUNGRY SOUL: EATING AND THE PERFECTING OF OUR NATURE.

He can be reached at the University of Chicago, 1116 E 59th Street, Chicago, IL 60637.


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