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golden age of radio

Denis Gifford

golden age of radio

an illustrated companion

by Denis Gifford

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Batsford in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementDenis Gifford.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22625520M
ISBN 100713442352

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Subtitled ‘A Journey into Space with ’s Radio, TV, Films, Comics and Books’, that’s a pretty good summary of the book. Written in a personal style, John Wade describes the importance of some of these cultural genre icons from the ’s. Why the ’s? Well, Wade claims that for him it was a ‘Golden Age’ of the genre. The Golden Age Still in the grasp of the Great Depression, the 's gave rise to a wealth of fresh Americana based upon inexpensive forms of entertainment. Ten-cent motion pictures, cheap reading material, and free radio programs came from a few of the industries that prospered during the decade, and their influence was felt deeply and is.

  The king of radio comedy from the Great Depression through the early s, Jack Benny was one of the most influential entertainers in twentieth-century America. A master of comic timing and an innovative producer, Benny, with his radio writers, developed a weekly situation comedy to meet radio’s endless need for new material, at the same time integrating advertising into the show’s humor. Golden age of illustration, a period in US illustration history from the s to the s. The Golden Age of Radio, s–s; The Golden Age of American animation, between (sound) and the s (television). The Golden Age of Hollywood, which lasted from the end of the silent era in American cinema in the late s to the early s.


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