Monthly Archives: November 2008

Si Possiamo!

– from today’s NYT

Studs Terkel – Hero of Many Simple Things

Studs Terkel slowly became a hero of mine, in the years when I was moving towards union work. I saw him in Eight Men Out playing a cigar-chomping sports writer covering the Black Sox series, and read excerpts of his book about World War II, one of the first celebrations of the “greatest generation”, but […]