Andy Lanset appears in the following:
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Nearly 40 years later the bones have disappeared but the voice is still defiant.
Monday, July 21, 2014
James Flexner's appearance on WNYC in 1931 could have gone better. He tells the story of the announcer with the wandering hands.
Thursday, July 17, 2014
It started at WNYC, ended up at WQXR and packed a south of the border beat.
Tuesday, June 24, 2014
Rita Schwerner's husband Michael was one of three civil rights workers murdered by the KKK during Freedom Summer. Hear her talk about staying the course after his death.
Tuesday, June 17, 2014
Thomas B. Morgan, the President of the WNYC Communications Group from April 1990 to April 1994, died today. Morgan was an honorary trustee of New York Public Radio. He had not been well for some time.
Friday, June 13, 2014
NBC had tones. We had a statement of hope for the world.
Wednesday, June 11, 2014
His edgy 1982 “sermon” took on the question of whether hydrogen bombs would deliver us from more terrifying circumstances. The full audio recording is now available for the first time.
Friday, June 06, 2014
Today marks the 70th anniversary of the largest amphibious invasion in history, where 156,000 Allied troops landed on five French beaches. But there’s a lot to learn from individual s...
Monday, June 02, 2014
Shen Tong was one of China's most famous dissident leaders. Six days after the bloody suppression of student protesters at Beijing's Tiananmen Square, he walked out of the country, ca...
Thursday, May 29, 2014
WNYC's founding: A story from the dawn of the Radio Age.
Tuesday, May 13, 2014
American scientists and intellectuals in the fight against fascism before World War II.
Monday, May 12, 2014
When WQXR was a commercial station sponsorship was a selective affair.
Monday, May 05, 2014
"One evening I got back from the mess hall before the others and bravely snapped on WQXR."
Monday, April 28, 2014
"Music has, for all of us, its special "little phrases." Listening becomes for us, especially the listening to quite familiar music, remembrance of themes past."
Thursday, April 24, 2014
In a one-hour talk that has the easy-going feel of a conversation in a diner, Nicholas Pileggi provides an account of how the Mafia came to power in New York City.
Monday, April 21, 2014
"WQXR's listeners who make themselves articulate to us have more influence in shaping our programs than many non-writing fans realize."
Monday, April 14, 2014
"I find that many members of the Metropolitan public look to the special facilities of WQXR, which combine the advantages of both radio and recordings for the opera-loving public."
Monday, April 07, 2014
"There seems to be in some uninformed circles, the general impression that the musical education of American youth is being neglected."
Wednesday, April 02, 2014
Poetry and the fighting man.