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Fishko Files : June 2014

Guthrie Archive

Thursday, June 26, 2014

This Fishko Files was produced in honor of the Woody Guthrie Centenary (Guthrie was born in 1912). His daughter Nora -- then the head of the family archive -- spent some time sharing some archival rarities with WNYC's Sara Fishko.

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Concertmaster

Thursday, June 19, 2014

At the end of June, violinist Glenn Dicterow will end his long run as concertmaster of the New York Philharmonic.  As WNYC's Sara Fishko tells us in this Fishko Files, Dicterow has navigated his way across a complex musical map.

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Andy Warhol's Never-Ending "Empire"

Thursday, June 12, 2014

Fifty years ago this summer, Warhol made a masterpiece of metropolitan cinema: an 8-hour continuous shot of the Empire State Building.

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Oscar Night and the Blacklist

Thursday, June 05, 2014

Fifteen years ago, a contentious battle erupted over the presentation of a special Academy Award to director Elia Kazan –who had named the names of some his colleagues during the Blacklist years.  Just before that Oscar night, 1999, WNYC’s Sara Fishko spoke to writer Walter Bernstein, a victim of the Blacklist, to hear his side of the story.    

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