The Biographical Encyclopedia of American Radio presents the very best biographies of the internationally acclaimed three-volume Encyclopedia of Radio in a single volume. It includes more than 200 biographical entries on the most important and influential American radio personalities, writers, producers, directors, newscasters, and network executives. With 23 new biographies and updated entries throughout, this volume covers key figures from radioas past and present including Glenn Beck, Jessie Blayton, Fred Friendly, Arthur Godfrey, Bob Hope, Don Imus, Rush Limbaugh, Ryan Seacrest, Laura Schlesinger, Red Skelton, Nina Totenberg, Walter Winchell, and many more. Scholarly but accessible, this encyclopedia provides an unrivaled guide to the voices behind radio for students and general readers alike.Delilaha#39;s show began national syndication in the late 1990s, and within a decade she was reaching a nightly audience of over 7 million. ... During its turbulent lifespan, the liberal radio talk network Air America helped launch the radio (and subsequent TV) ... Kim Komandoa#39;s daily program centered on computer and tech- talk.
|Title||:||Biographical Dictionary of Radio|
|Author||:||Christopher H. Sterling|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2013-05-13|