On the next Fresh Air, Terry Gross speaks with Ellen Harper, who runs the Folk Music Center in Claremont, California, and her son Ben Harper, a Grammy award-winning singer and songwriter. Ellen Harper’s new memoir Always a Song tells her story of the folk music revival of the 50’s and 60’s and her experience raising three bi-racial children, mostly as a single mother. Join us.
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(Photo: Ben and Ellen Harper - Danny Clinch/Courtesy of the artist)