Voices of Our Time: Five Decades of Studs Terkel Interviews (5 Cassettes)

Voices of Our Time: Five Decades of Studs Terkel Interviews (5 Cassettes)

by Studs Terkel

Audio Other(Other - Unabridged, 5 Cassettes)



From the 1950s through 1997, Louis “Studs” Terkel, bestselling author of Hard Times, Working, The Great War, Coming of Age, and eight other books, hosted a daily one-hour show on WFMT Radio in Chicago. This nationally syndicated, Peabody Award-winning program was an ideal showcase for his curmudgeonly wit, his maverick opinions, and his genius as an interviewer.

The 48 interviews in this collection, span Terkel’s five decades on radio and encompass a wide range of entertainers, scientists, writers and thinkers, including Dorothy Parker, Pete Seeger, Bob Woodward, Simone de Beauvoir, and many more.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781565112872
Publisher: HighBridge Company
Publication date: 03/28/1999
Edition description: Unabridged, 5 Cassettes
Pages: 450
Product dimensions: 4.52(w) x 2.10(h) x 5.52(d)

About the Author

STUDS TERKEL (1912-2008) was a free spirit, an outspoken populist, a Pulitzer Prize-winning author, a terrible ham, and one of the best-loved characters on the American scene. Born in New York in 1912, he lived in Chicago for over eight decades.

Date of Birth:

May 16, 1912

Date of Death:

October 31, 2008

Place of Birth:

New York, NY

Place of Death:

Chicago, IL


J.D., University of Chicago, 1934

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