Interview with Dr. Frederick Starr, Gleb Nikitin and Perrin Yang
Discussing the book "Capitalism, Communism, and Coexistence: From the Bitter Past to a Better Prospect" (published by Houghton Mifflin) with the authors, economists John Kenneth Galbraith and Stanislav Menshikov.
Studs Terkel interviews soprano Elisabeth Schwarzkopf. This is an interview done in two parts.
Soviet intellectuals Tamara Mamedova, Nicolai Pogodin, and Anatol Safronov talk with Studs Terkel about their work with the Institute for Soviet-American Relations (U.S.) and Soviet arts and culture.
Program includes an excerpt of a May 1990 interview with Russian journalist Vitaly Korotich.
Terkel interviews ballet dancer and choreographer Igor Youskevitch who would be staying in town until January 3.
Discussing the book "On Doing Time" and interviewing Morton Sobell.
Studs and Tcherepnin discuss Tcherepnin's early years in Leningrad, his creative drive and its relation to real-life experiences and the influence of Chicago on his 1953 Op. 87 Suite for Orchestra.