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Dear Black Boy eAnother collection of Stud s interviews with notable folks Especially good was selection with James Baldwin So may we leave the world a little truth a little justice a little beauty than would have been there had we not loved the worldnough to uarrel with it for what it is not but still could be This book of Tote Sprache: Cartoons auf Latein essays and articles previously published was a bit hard to follow Studs Terkel wasvidently a guy who wrote about his time his city and his people not all of that was interesting to me i loved the arlier pieces in this book studs voice totally comes through as does some of the people he writes about but some of the pieces are transcripts from
HIS RADIO SHOW AND DON T radio show and don t translate to the page as well still good stuff but very much what one might xpect for a book culled from random bits pieces of studs career A book that reminds you that a form of English language is one of the few things that links us Brits to our American cousins and The Professional Victims Handbook even that doesn t help at times The journalistic style gets annoying andspecially the overlong parts put into parentheses which have you forgetting what th. The Pulitzer Prize winning oral historian and nonagenarian makes a selection of his favorite unpublished writings broadcasts and interviewsMillions of Studs Terkel fans have come to know the prizewinning oral historian through his
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REVIEW PS Further Thoughts from a Lifetime of ListeningE point was that was being made at the start of that particular passage of script Finally read some Studs Know there are better places to start but it was an orphan work in the As among Recreation for the Southern Gentleman and Opinions on Various Things a four volume gold Nightmares Angels embossed work from the turn of the century Did reallynjoy his Christmas story and the Baldwin interview I read a little bit of Studs Terkel in my high school Humanities class but never really got into him until I read this book My favorite pieces are the interviews with James Baldwin EY Yip Harburg inspired me to check out
his Finnian s Rainbow on Netflix one interviewing a woman namedFinnian s Rainbow on Netflix one interviewing a woman named Terry marvelous uotes on the intersection of race and class and the last piece originally a 1962 radio montage called Born to Live Another amazing collection of work by Studs Terkel In the light of the inauguration of Barack Obama the most fascinating section is the interview with James Baldwin in 1961Time is always now I think In the Blink of an Eye everybody who s thought about his own life knows this You know you don t make resolutions about something you re going. Has in fact never been published PS brings together these significant and deeplynjoyable writings for the first timeThe pieces in PS reflect Studs's wide ranging interests and travels as well as his abiding connection to his hometown Chicago Here we have a fascinating conversation with James Baldwin possibly Studs's finest interview with an author; pieces on the colorful history and culture of Chicago; vivid portraits of Stud.
decide to write a book No The book may be finished twenty years from now butto write a book No The book may be finished twenty years from now but ve got to start it nowThe last section in the book is a transcript of the
Production Of Born To Liveof Born to Live Studs played on his radio show on New Year s Day for 31 years I was able to find it on line and listen Here is one of the uotes of a prayer offered by Reverend William Sloane Coffin Jr in the productionGrant us grace to uarrel with the worship of success and power with the assumption that people are less important than the jobs they hold Grant us grace to uarrel with the mass culture that tends not to satisfy but xploit the wants of people to uarrel with those who pledge allegiance to one race rather than the
race Lord grant us grace uarrel with all that profanes and trivializes and separates men Real life storiesDifferent approach which njoyed The timing to read it was perfect given our current climate Whence the Black Irish of Jamaica? economically I hope younjoy Studs Terkel is smarter than I am and I feel like I should take a class to learn I think I ll practice better listening and check out books in the meantime. S's heroes and cohorts including an insightful and still timely interview with songwriter Yip Harburg known for his Brother Can You Spare a Dime; and the transcript of Studs's famous broadcast on the Depression the very moving Rich Men, Single Women essence of what was to become Hard TimesA fitting postscript to a lifetime of listening PS is a truly Terkelesue display of Studs'sxtraordinary range of talent and the amazing people he found to talk to.HUMAN RACE LORD GRANT US GRACE