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Radio Goes To War

Event Type: Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 9/19/2019
Start Time: 6:30 PM
End Time: 7:30 PM
Description:
 World War II marked the first time Americans could hear about a global war through radio. This presentation examines some of the ways that radio brought the war into the lives of its listeners, with presidential speeches, news broadcasts, entertainment shows for the troops and programs designed to boost morale at home. REGISTER
Library: Cook Park Library    map
Location: Meeting Room
Other Information:
 Steve Darnall is a writer and radio historian whose credits include The Chicago Tribune and DC Comics. He currently hosts the weekly old-time radio showcase Those Were the Days and is the publisher and editor of Nostalgia Digest, a publication dedicated to the "Golden Age" of entertainment.
Presenter: Radio historian Steve Darnall
Status: Closed
Please Note
  • Attendee MUST give 24 HOUR cancellation notice. This allows time to notify others on the waiting list.