Stan Sanvel Rubin & Peter Marchant
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In an interview recorded on October 12, 1972, Isaac Bashevis Singer discusses talent, passion, and creativity. He refers to his lecture “Old Truths and New Clichés" and discusses art as a means for people to escape their daily struggles. Singer places emphasis on writing about things he knows best, such as Polish and Jewish culture.
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Singer, Isaac Bashevis; Rubin, Stan Sanvel; and Marchant, Peter, "Isaac Bashevis Singer: 10-12-1972" (1972). Writers Forum Videos. Video 35.