Articles tagged studs terkel

1 Nov 2008 // 2:23 PM

Studs Terkel, author and activist, dies at 96

Author-radio host-actor-activist Louis “Studs” Terkel died Friday at his Chicago home at age 96. At his bedside was a copy of his latest book, “P.S.

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Touch and Go by Studs Terkel

Studs Terkel is a living legend whose fame as an interviewer has reached far beyond Chicago, the city he has called home for eight decades.

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13 Sep 2007 // 10:42 PM

Sacco and Vanzetti

Director Peter Miller should be commended for his determination to craft this well known story without bombast and sensation, but rather with intelligence and compassion.

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24 Aug 2007 // 5:30 AM

Book, DVD put spotlight on executions of Sacco and Vanzetti

Bombings were terrorizing the government. Immigrants suspected of radical political leanings were being rounded up and deported, while others who had recently come to the

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