Marshall Mcluhan

Spinning on Air

John Simon, Songwriter, and Producer of Landmark Albums of the '60s

Sunday, April 21, 2013

Back in 1996 David Garland welcomed John Simon to the WNYC Studio to perform and to talk about Simon's music and career. Here are highlights from that session, featuring John Simon's solo renditions of several of his songs, music from some of the albums he produced for Leonard Cohen, Simon & Garfunkel, and The Band, and more.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Marshall McLuhan Today

Thursday, July 21, 2011

On the centennial of Marshall McLuhan's birth, Paul Levinson, professor of communication & media studies at Fordham University and author of Digital McLuhan: A Guide to the Information Millenium, discusses McLuhan's work and legacy.

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The Medium is the Massage: Celebrating Marshall McLuhan's Legacy

Friday, July 15, 2011

Long before Facebook friends, RSS feeds and online shopping became part of everyday lingo, the Canadian media guru Marshall McLuhan studied the development of mass communication and the effects it would have on America's social landscape.

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Fishko Files

Marshall McLuhan

Friday, July 15, 2011

Professor Marshall McLuhan rose to stardom in the 1960s as a pop culture guru. In honor of the McLuhan centenary next week, WNYC’s Sara Fishko takes us back to McLuhan’s futuristic thoughts…in this edition of Fishko Files.

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