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Radio legend Norman Corwin dies

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Radio personality Norman Corwin died at 101 years old. He produced over 100 works during the Golden Age of radio. Stephen Shugerman/Getty Images

One of the true icons of radio died yesterday: Norman Corwin, the writer/director of some of the most renowned dramas from radio's Golden Age. He was 101 years old.

Independent producer Mary Beth Kirchner worked with Norman Corwin for the last 20 years of his life and brought us this appreciation courtesy of NPR's All Things Considered.

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