“Eric Barnouw’s memoir is a follow through on his celebrated work as one of the most perceptive chroniclers of our generation. It is personal history at its best.”—Studs Terkel — N/A
If you are requesting permission to photocopy material for classroom use, please contact the Copyright Clearance Center at copyright.com;
If the Copyright Clearance Center cannot grant permission, you may request permission from our Copyrights & Permissions Manager (use Contact Information listed below).
If you are requesting permission to reprint DUP material (journal or book selection) in another book or in any other format, contact our Copyrights & Permissions Manager (use Contact Information listed below).
Many images/art used in material copyrighted by Duke University Press are controlled, not by the Press, but by the owner of the image. Please check the credit line adjacent to the illustration, as well as the front and back matter of the book for a list of credits. You must obtain permission directly from the owner of the image. Occasionally, Duke University Press controls the rights to maps or other drawings. Please direct permission requests for these images to firstname.lastname@example.org.
For book covers to accompany reviews, please contact the publicity department.
If you're interested in a Duke University Press book for subsidiary rights/translations, please contact email@example.com. Include the book title/author, rights sought, and estimated print run.
Instructions for requesting an electronic text on behalf of a student with disabilities are available here.
Erik Barnouw is the author of, most notably, the three-volume History of Broadcasting in the United States, as well as a condensed version, Tube of Plenty, and is editor-in-chief of the International Encyclopedia of Communications. At the time of his death in 2001, he was Professor Emeritus of Dramatic Arts at Columbia University.
Sign up for Subject Matters email updates to receive discounts, new book announcements, and more.