Meet the author, Leida Snow interviews Victor Navasky

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Title
Meet the author, Leida Snow interviews Victor Navasky
Additional title: Meet the author (Radio program)
Names
Snow, Leida (Host)
Navasky, Victor S (Interviewee)
Snow, Leida (Interviewer)
American Broadcasting Company (Distributor)
Collection

Leida Snow collection of audio interviews and reports on theater, culture and arts

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1981-01-08
Library locations
Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound
Shelf locator: *LTC-A 1861
Topics
Navasky, Victor S -- Interviews
Navasky, Victor S. Naming names
Authors -- Interviews
Motion picture industry -- United States
Blacklisting of entertainers -- United States
Communism -- United States
Genres
Radio programs
Radio interviews
Interviews
Notes
Bibliographic history: Title provided by cataloger.
Performers: Leida Snow, host and interviewer ; Victor Navasky, interviewee.
Venue: Broadcast on ABC radio news [1981 January 8] New York, N.Y.
Acquisition: Gift; Leida Snow, 2009.
Physical Description
Audiocassette
Extent: 1 audiocassette (approximately 14 minutes) : analog, stereo
Description
Leida Snow interviews Victor S. Navasky who talks about his book "Naming names" (1980), the investigation of the Army-McCarthy hearings of the House Committee on Un-American Activities, one of the most shameful eras in American history. He also shares his memories about interviews with over one hundred and fifty people who were called to testify before the House Un-American Activities Committee, and how and why the blacklists were so effective and delves into the tragic and far-reaching consequences of Joseph McCarthys witch hunts.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 945094682
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20920584
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f2cf1580-78b3-0136-68b7-7543b02ef498
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1981: Created
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Meet the author" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1981. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/04e0a640-c355-0133-1612-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Meet the author" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 20, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/04e0a640-c355-0133-1612-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. (1981). Meet the author Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/04e0a640-c355-0133-1612-60f81dd2b63c

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Meet the author