Book Discussion on Creation of the Media

Professor Starr visited Northwestern University’s School of Communication to talk about his book The Creation of the Media, published… read more

Professor Starr visited Northwestern University’s School of Communication to talk about his book The Creation of the Media, published by Basic Books. In the book, he gives a history of the development of American media. The author provided information on a range of topics including the nationalization of the postal service, commercial radio broadcasting during the WWII era, and the current argument concerning government regulation of the mass media. After the discussion, Mr. Starr answered questions from members of the audience. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Book Discussion on Creation of the Media

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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
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Evanston, Illinois, United States
First Aired:
Jun 12, 2004
Last Aired:
Aug 9, 2004

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  • Jun 12, 2004 | 10:58am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 26, 2004 | 2:58pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 19, 2004 | 12:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 09, 2004 | 4:33am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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