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Adam Gopnik: Family Reunions

A weekly reflection on a topical issue. Adam Gopnik's ten-year family reunion brings into focus the passage of time.

Adam Gopnik's ten-year family reunion brings into focus the passage of time.
"The inescapable material of any family reunion, British or American, Jewish or Celtic, is always the same: each offering a hair-raising or hair-losing seminar on the effects of time on the human body and soul, and especially on the difference between aging and growing."
Producer: Sheila Cook.

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A Point of View: Family, reunions and the passage of time

A Point of View: Family, reunions and the passage of time

Family get-togethers take on a whole new meaning as you get older, says Adam Gopnik.

Read Adam Gopnik's article on the BBC News website

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