Studs Terkel

May 16, 1912

Bio: In many respects and on many levels, the name Studs Terkel and the concept of oral history are fully synonymous. An advocate of a concept he christened "guerrilla journalism," Chicago-based radio host and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Terkel believed that the greatest truths and insights about social and cultural history could be obtained through the rich, fond,… More


Studs Terkel Videos

Eight Men Out
2 minutes 18 seconds
The Dollmaker
2 minutes 45 seconds
Sacco & Vanzetti
2 minutes 22 seconds
Medium Cool
2 minutes 33 seconds

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