[The intellectual life of the United States]

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

Seldes reads comments written by Sir Osbert and Edith Sitwell praising the intellectual life of the United States.

The arts will not save us from problems.

TV ratings of committee meetings failed to live up to expectations. Does a network have an obligation to continue broadcasting if ratings fall below a certain level?

Child prodigies.

Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection

WNYC archives id: 71527
Municipal archives id: LT3098