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1971 Mar. 28

Farrakhan, Louis, 1892-1982

The birth control death plan

S.l. - Lecture on birth control as attack on people of African descent.

WFCR Radio Broadcast Collection


Ellert, Frederick C.

As Others Read Us: American Fiction Abroad Introduction to the series

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. Introduction -- Frederick Ellert, providing background (00:00:55) -- Robert Penn Warren keynoting, discussing context of the series (00:02:57) -- John Dos Passos reading a v... more

University of Massachusetts Literary Society Collection

1978 Jan. 4

Bond, Julian, 1930-

Lecture by Julian Bond

Bond lecture on civil rights and progress since Brown v. Board; challenges of 1978 regarding rise of conservatism and neo-Confederate power.

WFCR Radio Broadcast Collection

1967 Apr. 25

MacDiarmid, Hugh, 1892-1978

Technology and the future of art

Amherst (Mass.) - Introduced by UMass Professor of English Weston.

WFCR Radio Broadcast Collection

1969 Oct. 9

Cleveland L. Sellers Riot Special

Amherst (Mass.) - Sound essay on civil rights, Black Power, and local unrest in Hartford in response to Cleveland Sellers (Orangeburg) arrest.

WFCR Radio Broadcast Collection

1975 June 1

Commencement addresses by Shirley Chisholm and Ella Grasso

South Hadley and Northampton (Mass.) - Graduation speeches at Mount Holyoke (Chisholm on racism, sexism, and mental inertia and apathy) and Smith (Grasso). Women's Forum show no. F60.

WFCR Radio Broadcast Collection


Lester, Julius

Interview with Julius Lester

Amherst (Mass.) - Discussion of writer's social 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

1985 Feb. 27

McGovern, George S. (George Stanley), 1922-2012

Hope in the nuclear age 2 of 2

Northampton (Mass.) - Critique of Reagan administration's military intervention in Central America. Lecture delivered at Smith College; introduced by Kari Njiri.

WFCR Radio Broadcast Collection

1977 June 25

Seeger, Pete, 1919-

Concert by Pete Seeger, Guy Davis, and Malvina Reynolds part 2

Amherst (Mass.) - Concert at UMass Amherst. Introduction by WFCR. Part 2 includes press conference remarks held the next day at the Blue Wall.

WFCR Radio Broadcast Collection