Comedians.

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AZ0250 The Beat poets of San Francisco / produced by Lili Francklyn and Michael Yoshida.

Retrospective on the San Francisco beat scene of the late 50s: recordings of Jack Kerouac, Allen...

KPFA, Mar. 1979.
AZ0296 Always a bridesmaid, never a groom / Robin Tyler interviewed by Denise Wagner

An interview with Robin Tyler by Denise Wagner. She talks about her background, how she got...

American Women -- Comedians, American Women -- Lesbians KPFA, June 23, 1979
BB0481 Jack Benny press conference.

On his support for music and his own violin concerts.

KPFA, 14 Dec. 1964.
BB1031 Jerry Lewis on comedy / interviewed by Herbert Feinstein.

Comedian discusses his views of comedy.|JERRY LEWIS ON COMEDY / interviewed by Herbert Feinstein...

KPFA, 31 Aug. 1963.
BB1096 Danny Kaye interview / interviewed by Teresa Loeb Kone.

Comedian discusses his life as an entertainer.|DANNY KAYE INTERVIEW / interviewed by Teresa Loeb...

KPFA, 19 Feb. 1959.
BB1120 Lenny Bruce comes clean.

On the comedian's battle for free speech on stage.|LENNY BRUCE COMES CLEAN...

KPFA, 11 Nov. 1963.
BB1271 Thank God for the Kike / Ralph Gleason, Albert Bendich, and Alexander Hoffman.

Three men who knew Lenny Bruce discuss the controversial comedian's contributions.|THANK...

KPFA, 7 Aug. 1966.
BB2024.02 The World of comics / moderated by Paul Moslander.

Panel of comics discuss their lifestyles.

KPFA, 8 Nov. 1968.
BB2893 Comedian in transition / George Carlin ; interviewed by Alan Farley.

Humorist discusses his transition from a straight comedian to a social satirist.|COMEDIAN IN...

KPFA, 11 Feb. 1971.
BB4027 Jonathan Miller : talk on Lenny Bruce / interviewed by Richard M. Elman.

Discussion of the life and controversy of the comedian Lenny Bruce.|JONATHAN MILLER : TALK ON...

WBAI, 1 Apr. 1963.
BB4072 Tom Smothers at the Commonwealth Club / introduced by Frank G. Chambers.

Political satirist discusses his experiences on CBS television.

KPFA, 22 Aug. 1969.
BB4073 Tom Smothers interview / interviewed by Alan Farley.

Political satirist discusses his experiences on CBS television and his plans for the future.

KPFA, 22 Aug. 1969.
BC0120 Dick Gregory interview / interviewed by Don Porsche.

Dick Gregory explains his recent fast and discusses the C.I.A.

KPFA, 19 Apr. 1968.
BC0739 A Talk by Mel Brooks.

Comedian and film director discusses his life and career and answers questions from the student...

WBAI, 6 Apr. 1972.
BC0766 Lenny Bruce : American / produced by Larry Josephson.

Biographical documentary on the social impact of Bruce's satire, and the implications of...

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r.1. Statement by Frank Kofsky -- r.2. Statement by Warren Sussman -- r.3. Statement by Margot...

WBAI, 1972.
BC2001 The Sounds and soul of rural America / produced by Carlos Hagen.

Examination of humorists and comedians in country western music.

KPFK, 30 Dec. 1973.
BC2200 The Monty Python interview / interviewed by Larry Josephson.

Graham Chapman, Terry Jones, Terry Gilliam and Michael Palin of the British comedy group discuss...

WBAI, 1975.
BC2998 Lenny Bruce.

Documentary on the life of the comedian ; includes excerpts from his performances.

WBAI, 28 May 1976.
IZ0028 Heartland / by Mort Sahl ; interviewed by Bill Kortum.

On his autobiography, sixties politics, and a monologue about John F. Kennedy and Richard Nixon...

WBAI, 1976?
IZ1093 The Velvet Sledgehammer: December 7, 1983 (Part 1 only)

The Velvet Sledgehammer for December 7, 1983, hosted by Judy Pasternak. The program begins with...

American Women -- Theater, American Women -- Lesbians, American Women -- Beauty and body image, American Women -- Film and television WBAI, 7 Dec. 1983
KZ0864 A Fireside chat with the Firesign Theatre / Phil Proctor and David Ossman ; interviewed by Anita Frankel.

Two members discuss the origins, current work, and the future of the comedy group. Album cuts...

KPFK, Feb. 22, 1980.
KZ0940 Pitch in! / Bill Cosby.

Promotion for KPFK support.

KPFK, 1977.
KZ1664 Culture Clash in Aztlan / produced by Mark Torres.

Three members of the comedy group Culture Clash discuss their current play "A Bowl Of...

KPFK, 20 July 1991.
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