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|Bill Mandel on KPFA 94.1 FM|
|Date||Sunday June 12|
|Time||6:30 PM - 6:30 PM|
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|Bill Mandel, lifelong expert on Eastern European politics, and "inventor" of listener call-in radio programs, has returned to KPFA, 94.1 FM. Be sure to listen to this historic broadcast, describing contemporary Russia, with guest interviews.|
|Event Type||Radio Broadcast|
Bill Mandel biography (excerpts):
Began broadcasting on KPFA (Pacifica) 1958, and continued 37 years. Also carried on WBAI (NYC) and KPFK (Los Angeles) from their founding in 1960, lintermittently for 30 and 20 years respectively.
Russia Re-Examined published 1964, British revised ed., 1965, U.S. 2nd revised ed., 1967. As with all his books, this was used in higher education. 1964-5, member Executive Committee, Free Speech Movement, U.C. Berkeley, due to popularity resulting from HUAC testimony of 1960. Taught at U.C. under various arrangements latter half of decade. Formal appointment in Sociology Dept. in 1969. Also taught at San Francisco State U., San Jose State U., Law School of Golden Gate University, San Francisco.