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How Patti Smith’s Horses Ignited the Punk Explosion

Plus, Susan Choi on her novel Trust Exercise, and a published poet who’s also a Baltimore cop.

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Kurt Andersen talks with Susan Choi, whose engrossing new novel about on- and offstage drama at a performing arts high school is called Trust Exercise. Plus, how Edward Doyle-Gillespie ended up writing poetry about being a Baltimore cop. And This Woman’s Work—our new series in collaboration with Classic Album Sundays that highlights classic albums by female artists—kicks off with Patti Smith’s groundbreaking first album, Horses.

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