[Propaganda and television]

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

Seldes begins by discussing recent criticism of television coverage of presidential news conferences. He discuss the role of editing in such coverage, and the differences between print journalism and television journalism. He mentions allegations of propagandizing in this type of broadcasting.


Seldes goes on to discuss "late cinema" and some films shown to smaller after-hours.


Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection


WNYC archives id: 71195
Municipal archives id: LT6454