Tag Archives: books

History of Radio: Sources and Book Reviews

A reading list for 100 years of radio. Continue reading

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Writing History and the Stories That Were Never Told

A Montclair Literary Festival session Continue reading

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Oil, Water and Intrigue: A Book Review

Oil and Water, by P.J. Lazos Continue reading

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The Lovers: A News Story

A review of The Lovers, Afghanistan’s Romeo and Juliet. A true story of how they defied their families and escaped an honor killing. Continue reading

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Riding the Rails, A Multimedia Review

How a generation of American teens became hoboes. Continue reading

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Coding Our Future: Novelists Weigh In

Reviews of The Circle by Dave Eggers and Super Sad True Love Story by Gary Shteyngart Continue reading

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A Growing Up in the 50’s Book Review: The Shame of What We Are

A review of Sam Gridley’s The Shame of What We Are, a novel in pieces. Continue reading

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A Tale of Two Cities

Two book reviews. Newark and Detroit Continue reading

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Mr. Boardwalk, Atlantic City

Review of Louis Greenstein’s novel, Mr. Boardwalk, a tale of Atlantic City. Continue reading

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Red Dirt by Joe Samuel Starnes

The rise fall and reconstruction of a tennis player from rural Georgia. Continue reading

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