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Patti Smith Looks Back On Life Before She Became The Godmother Of Punk

The singer joins Fresh Air for a conversation about her career and her relationship with photographer Robert Mapplethorpe. Smith's new memoir is M Train.
Originally broadcast in 1996 and 2010.

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