Maurice Sendak Terri Gross interview illustrated by Christoph Niemann. (VIDEO)

A Haunting Interview With Maurice Sendak Set to Illustrations

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Jan. 3 2013 2:53 PM

A Last Talk With Maurice Sendak, Illustrated

In 2011, just months before Maurice Sendak died, Terri Gross interviewed the author and illustrator on her NPR show Fresh Air. Christoph Niemann was listening, and he has created a beautiful illustrated video that is scored by the last five minutes of that conversation.

Aisha Harris is a Slate staff writer.

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