This American Life episode 197, 2001
Audio recording of a program titled "Before It Had A Name," broadcast October 26, 2001 as Episode 197 of public radio series "This American Life." Act One of the program is titled "Mr. Boder Vanishes" and concerns David Pablo Boder who traveled to post-WW II liberation camps to conduct oral histories (as recorded interviews) with Holocaust survivors. Portions of the interviews are included in the program.
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Language of Materials
Records are in English.
Conditions Governing Access
Available for Research
2 Items : Audio cassette and CDs
This American Life is a weekly radio series broadcast on public radio stations. The episode, Before It Had a Name, features David Boder who was a faculty member in the psychology departments at Lewis Institute (predecessor of IIT) and Illinois Institute of Technology (Chicago). Carl Marziali, who researched Boder and wrote the radio script, is a free-lance writer who previously authored an article on Boder for the IIT alumni magazine, Catalyst.
IIT Archives acquired the recording by purchase from the program's producer.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Catherine Bruck, University Archivist 12/20/2001