(16 May 1912 - 31 Oct 2008)
American author and broadcaster who for 45 years was a radio host on WFMT, Chicago. With his interview guests from all walks of life, and his writings, Terkel documented a picture of American life. His first-person narrative books based on tape-recorded interviews, featured mostly everyday people. Terkels book, The Good War: An Oral History of World War II (1985), won the Pulitzer Prize.
Science Quotes by Studs Terkel (1 quote)
I like quoting Einstein.
Because nobody dares contradict you.
— Studs Terkel
From interview reported by Oliver Burkeman, 'Voice of America', The Guardian (1 Mar 2002) newspaper.
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