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Thursday, December 01, 1949

The exact date of this episode is unknown. We've filled in the date above with a placeholder. What we actually have on record is: 1949-12-uu.

This episode is from the WNYC archives. It may contain language which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.

David Alman, president of Contemporary Writers discusses "Writing Out Loud" programs. Writers bring in poetry, short works, plays, etc. and read them to a live audience for their feedback.


Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection


WNYC archives id: 69516
Municipal archives id: LT753

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