Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer Jon Meacham on the evolution of Abraham Lincoln's moral principles and political leadership -- and what the era of Lincoln can teach us about the state of our democracy today.
American Studies professor Susan Douglas traces the
history of popular radio, from the dramas of the ’30s and ’40s, through the birth of rock and roll in the ’50’s and ’60s, to the rise of talk radio in recent decades. Her new book is called “Listening In” (Times Books).
- Susan Douglas Susan J. Douglas is the author of "Where the Girls Are," "Listening In: Radio and the American Imagination" and "Inventing American Broadcasting, 1899-1922." She is a Professor at the University of Michigan.
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