Greetings STRA backers!
We want to update you on our progress as we move ahead in using our Kickstarter and NEH funding.
We're in talks with our web development... Read more
We did it!
We're so excited to announce that we've received a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities!
We'll be doing great things with this money, including adding a search... Read more
"Thank You" page is up on our website!
Greetings friends of the STRA,
We are making some exciting progress here, including preparing our first batch of 250 programs for transcription by Trint. Blank on Blank has made another... Read more
Tech Update... and addresses
Next month, we'll start uploading our first batch of programs into Trint for transcription. Not only are we excited to get going on the transcriptions, but uploading to Trint... Read more
Thank you so much for your support of our project! We are pleased to announce that we've reached our initial goal of $75,000 and are looking to raise an additional... Read more
Hey, you know that Bob Dylan show?
A lot of people ask us about Studs's conversation with Bob Dylan; it is a well-known gem in our archive. And so we are excited to announce that we'll be... Read more
Do you know this woman?
She was photographed with Studs, Nelson Algren, and Mike Royko, but we don't know who she is. If you have any ideas, please leave them in the comments below.
Hear Studs on the go!
We talk a lot about our tech partners (because we couldn't do this without them), and today we are very excited to announce the launch of our first Vamonde adventure!... Read more
$5k + 48 hours = PIES
When Studs talked with Buster Keaton, one topic of conversation was pie throwing - who may have pies thrown at them, and who may not.
If we raise $5,000 more... Read more
Studs in the classroom
How could Studs Terkel possibly be important to teenagers today?
We caught up with Curie Metropolitan High School's Maria Rivera to find out. We asked her how her work with... Read more
Another chance to go behind the scenes with "The Best of Studs Terkel"
Yesterday, the last "Behind the Scenes" incentive was purchased, but today we've added five more! If you've always wanted to see first-hand how radio production works, this is your chance!... Read more
Join us in Evanston!
For those of you in the Chicago area, please join us on February 7 at Evanston Public Library. Tony and Allison will be hosting an event at 4pm - they'll... Read more
Do you have a favorite interview?
When Chicago Tribunewriter Rick Kogan asked us about our favorite interviews for his article on the archive, we all jumped at the chance to share. We've been listening for... Read more
Off to a great start!
We're very excited about the progress we've made in just a few days, and we're looking forward to seeing where this week takes us.
There's been some great press about... Read more