Scope and arrangement
The collection consists of various radio series from the 1960s and 1970s in which host Patricia Kurland blends interviews, quotes from literature, comments on popular culture, and recorded music. It includes radio programs such as The Exchange, Potpourri, Something Special, and The Human Touch, all of which are dedicated to interviews with popular personalities. Notable guests include Charles Angoff, Mahalia Jackson, Ruth Levitan, Molly Picon, Tobias Schneebaum, Al Silverman, Frances Steloff, and Jane Thayer. Two series, The Meliorist and Voices in the Night, consist of music and quotes from classic and popular literature.
Also included in the collection is a series of tapes recorded in 1970 at the Center for International Studies during the East West Trade Program.
Sound recordings of radio programs alphabetically arranged by title