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  • [Interview with Studs Terkel]

    [Interview with Studs Terkel]

    00:00 Camera starts rolling in mid sentence as an interview with Studs Terkel begins. He says he met the poet Nelson Algren years ago shortly after world war two, maybe 1945. We were both on the Illinois writer’s project. He was adapting material for radio, ABC, a series called Author’s Playhouse, adaptation of books. Terkel was adapting one of Algren’s books for radio, A Bottle of Milk for Mother about a mugging and killing. 02:02 Terkel says he did another … Continue reading

  • [The 90’s raw: classical guitar player, what the French think of America]

    [The 90’s raw: classical guitar player, what the French think of America]

    Raw footage for the award-winning series The 90’s. The first segment is footage of a Chilean musician, who plays classical guitar in a small room in Paris. He talks about his Spartan lifestyle and his desire to become a professional musician. He then takes his guitar and goes to perform for change in the Metro. The second half of the tape covers the opinions of two French people on the United States. Continue reading