The Velvet Sledgehammer: December 7, 1983 (Part 1 only)

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The Velvet Sledgehammer: December 7, 1983 (Part 1 only)
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The Velvet Sledgehammer for December 7, 1983, hosted by Judy Pasternak. The program begins with a performance by and interview with comedian Jane Anderson (by Judy Pasternak), and a performance and interview with comedy writers and performers Deah Schwartz and Anne Wilford, by Ash Corea. They discuss their new piece "Leftovers: the ups and downs of a compulsive eater". A cut from "We All Every One of Us," the new album by Sweet Honey in the Rock, separates the interviews. Last is Judy Pasternak's review of most of the women's films at the 5th Annual Gay Film Festival. Part 2, containing college basketball news by sports reporter Karen Pearlman and the Women's Community Bulletin Board, is missing.

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ca. 7 Dec. 1983
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WBAI, 7 Dec. 1983
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Los Angeles: Pacifica Radio Archive, 1983
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RESTRICTED. Permissions, licensing requests, Curriculum Initiative, Campus Campaign and all other inquiries should be directed to: Mark Torres, Archives Director, 800-735-0230,
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This recording has been digitally preserved as part of Pacifica's American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 grant preservation project, and is available for research and reference . Please contact the archives via telephone: 818-506-1077 or email:  americanwomen at pacificaradioarchives dot org for information on how to obtain a copy of this program. Thank you.

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