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Re: arists with disabilities/C.Close's injury FYI

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Juncture (Juncture)
Wed, 25 Mar 1998 19:47:28 EST

I took Joseph's advice&looked it up in my video collection. C.Close
(according to Charles Kuralt on Sunday Morning 4+years ago(the week Magic
Johnson announced that he had AIDS) "Had a terrible illness of the
spine"..."The collaspse of his spinal artery cut off the blood supply in his
spinal collumn-leaving him paralysed."There was no mention of a car accident.
It was at the time he was exhibiting 12 paintings done after the
illness (He had been paralysed 3 yrs at the time of this airing . The piece
was titled Close Encounters.- FYI-Bill