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Studs Terkel Would Be 100 Years Old This Week

Thursday, May 17th, 2012 at 14:08

  (In trademark red-checked shirt and red socks, Terkel sips a Quad Club martini during Alumni Weekend 2004)  One of my heroes is Studs Terkel. And this year it is his centenary. Terkel died in 2008 at 96. He’s my hero because of the way he interviewed people and did oral history. In a lovely […]

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