190 results found for: genres:"Broadcasts"

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1975 Sept. 13

Achebe, Chinua

Writer and society: the Nigerian example

Amherst (Mass.) - October Lecture (formerly Lugard Lectures) via Nigerian Broadcasting Corp. discussing importance of community to writers and examining the case of post-colonial Nigeria.

WFCR Radio Broadcast Collection

1970 Mar. 27

Alexson, Gary

Young Americans and drugs abroad

Washington (D.C.) - Segment on scourge of drugs at home and among Americans traveling abroad.

WFCR Radio Broadcast Collection

1967 Feb. 21

Alinsky, Saul David, 1909-1972

The democratic dilemma

Northampton (Mass.) - Political radicals and organizers. Lecture delivered at Smith College.

WFCR Radio Broadcast Collection

1978 May 11

Asimov, Isaac, 1920-1992

Lecture by Isaac Asimov

Amherst (Mass.) - Asimov lecturing on predicting the future, science fiction.

WFCR Radio Broadcast Collection

1969 Mar.

Auden, W. H. (Wystan Hugh), 1907-1973

Poetry reading by W.H. Auden

South Hadley (Mass.) - Auden, former faculty member, reading at Mt. Holyoke.

WFCR Radio Broadcast Collection

1971 Nov. 16

Bagg, Robert

Robert Bagg interviewed by Donald Junkins

Discussing the style, content, and form of Bragg's poetry. Includes Bragg reading his own poems.

WFCR Radio Broadcast Collection

1956

Bailey, Robeson

The foreign reputation of the novels of John Steinbeck discussion by Edgar Lohner and Alexander Cowie, with participation and a reading by Steinbeck

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of radio broadcasts exploring European reactions to major American novelists, discussed by major American and European literary critics, prompted by post-World War realities and the Cold War.

University of Massachusetts Literary Society Collection

1986

Baldwin, James, 1924-1987

Interview with James Baldwin

Amherst (Mass.) - Discussion of writer's responsibility in the world, socio-cultural context, role in society. Recorded at the Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities, UMass Amherst.

WFCR Radio Broadcast Collection

1976 Sept. 15

Bellecourt, Vernon

The American Indian Movement

Amherst (Mass.) - Interview on Native activism and the American Indian Movement; interviewer unidentified.

WFCR Radio Broadcast Collection

1971 June 4

Bly, Robert

Commencement address at UMass Amherst

Amherst (Mass.) - Commencement address.

WFCR Radio Broadcast Collection