Writings of Erma Bombeck

Sharon Kelly Roth, Books and Company’s Public Relations Director, talked about Erma Bombeck’s writings and her impact on the… read more

Sharon Kelly Roth, Books and Company’s Public Relations Director, talked about Erma Bombeck’s writings and her impact on the city of Dayton, Ohio. Her writings are held at the University of Dayton. Bombeck was an American humorist who achieved popularity for her newspaper column that described suburban home life from the mid-1960s until the late 1990s.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Dayton, Ohio, from November 18-21 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Time Warner Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. close

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

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Writings of Erma Bombeck

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Dayton, Ohio, United States
First Aired:
Dec 21, 2013
Last Aired:
Dec 22, 2013

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  • Dec 21, 2013 | 12:58pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 22, 2013 | 11:44am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 22, 2013 | 11:54pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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