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  • Our Studs

    Our Studs

    Chicago Journalists remember Studs Terkel and their experience knowing the man or winning the Studs Terkel Community Media Award. This video was presented at the 2009 20th Anniversary Studs Terkel Community Media Awards at the Chicago Cultural Center on March 11th, 2009. Presented by the Community Media Workshop. Special thanks for allowing us to repost this on Media Burn. Continue reading

  • A Celebration of the Life of Studs Terkel, 10-minute version

    A Celebration of the Life of Studs Terkel, 10-minute version

    This tape features a ten minute edited version of the Studs Terkel memorial service that took place on January 30, 2009 at the Chicago Cultural Center. The video offers a brief summary of the night, highlighting some of the stand-out moments of the event. Nearly five hundred people gathered to honor Terkel’s memory. Good friends and colleagues share their personal stories and thoughts on Terkel’s life and legacy. Terkel’s son, Dan Terkell, also shares a few kind words about his father. Continue reading

  • A Celebration of the Life of Studs Terkel

    A Celebration of the Life of Studs Terkel

    This tape documents the Celebration of the Life of Studs Terkel held at the Chicago Cultural Center on January 30, 2009. Over four hundred people gathered for this occasion to pay tribute to Terkel’s life and work. Studs’ close friends, admirers, and colleagues share their stories about the man and the life he lived. Terkel’s son, Dan Terkell, also says a few words about his father at the end of the evening. Continue reading

  • [Bye Bye Basil #3]

    [Bye Bye Basil #3]

    Tape #3 of party honoring Basil Talbott. Includes footage of Chicago Mayor Harold Washington the week before he died. Continue reading