[Writers in television]

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

Gilbert Seldes discusses television and suggests a code for writers. James Thurber story on television, other stories presented (poorly) on television. He disapproves of the changing of any essential nature of a work for performance. Authors League. An art exhibition in Brazil. We are not in high favor in India. Celebration of the 200th anniversary of Columbia University. The wrong use of art. Gene Autry will make films for TV for little girls. Approval for Harriet van Horn's comedy show and others.


Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection


WNYC archives id: 71505
Municipal archives id: LT3086