Description - Radio Reader by Michele Hilmes
Radio history is currently much talked about. Radio was the medium which 'defined and defied' American culture in the early 20th century, setting patterns for all media that followed. Topics include 1940s radio suspense drama, quiz shows, American propogandists for Axis Powers, The Green Hornet and race, black liberation radio, NPR, and Christian right and radio.
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(254mm x 178mm x 32mm)
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
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Author Biography - Michele Hilmes
Michele Hilmes is Professor of Media and Cultural Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She is the author of Hollywood in the Age of Television: From Radio to Cable and Radio Voices: American Broadcasting 1922-1952. Jason Loviglio is Assistant Professor of American Studies at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County.