TITLE

'What the Hell is a Radio Documentary?'

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Stephen
PUB. DATE
September 2001
SOURCE
Nieman Reports;Fall2001, Vol. 55 Issue 3, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides an overview of a radio documentary. Information on the documentaries produced by American Radio Works; Definition of a documentary; Factor distinguishing a radio documentary from a feature or enterprise report; Employment opportunities provided by documentaries in public radio.
ACCESSION #
5411794

 

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