Sometimes, says WNYC’s Sara Fishko, you have to be far away to see something clearly. In this year-end edition of Fishko Files, thoughts on distance
Executive Producer: Sara Fishko
Assistant Producer: Laura Mayer
Mix Engineer: Wayne Shulmister
WNYC Newsroom Editor: Karen Frillmann
Best of Fishko Files 2011
Peter and the Wolf
Aired May 6, 2011: May 9th marked 50 years since a now-famous speech rocked the broadcast world. Newton Minow described television as a “vast wasteland,” and the rest is history.
Aired May 27, 2011: Sometimes artists, seeking inspiration, find it in the very thing that challenges and haunts them most. WNYC’s Sara Fishko talked with visual artist Frank Stella, about some very productive pain.
Aired July 15, 2011: Professor Marshall McLuhan rose to stardom in the 1960s as a pop culture guru. In honor of the McLuhan centenary in July, WNYC's Sara Fishko took us back to McLuhan's futuristic thoughts.
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