Fifteen year veteran of radio journalism, writer of over 2500 scripts for the daily CBS radio program "Sound*Bytes," able to make just about anything from a small-town sewer committee to a new app sound interesting. Specialist in articles dealing with twentieth century popular culture, author of dozens of articles about entertainment personalities of the past. Also the writer/director/lead performer of "The Strand on the Air," New England's only live radio variety show, broadcast from Rockland, Maine.
As seen on PBS-TV's "History Detectives."
Work Sample 1 Description
Essay on the life and death of Detroit populist radio crusader Jerry Buckley, a real-life prototype for the superhero character "The Green Hornet."
Work Sample 2 Description
Essay on the "sense of place" characterizing the popular 1940s radio drama "Casey Crime Photographer."
Work Sample 3 Description
Biographical sketch of radio/TV/animation personality Alan Reed.