[Interview of Mark O'Brien on his experience with polio].

Mark O'Brien, speaking from an iron lung, tells about contracting polio at age 6. Because of O'Brien's vocal limitations, his poem "How I survived childhood" is read by Tom Cole. Original interview conducted in 1994 replayed on the occasion of O'Brien's death at age 49. On "All things considered".

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Corporate Author: National Public Radio (U.S.) (Broadcaster)
Other Authors: O'Brien, Mark, 1949-1999 (Interviewee), Cole, Tom, 1933-2009 (Speaker)
Language:English
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Physical Description:1 audio file (2 min., 54 sec.)
Format: Audio Software

MSU Vincent Voice Library - Digital, 4 West

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