July 4, 2012

war. what is it good for.

If you ever watched public television in the NY-Metropolitan area in the late 1980s, as I did as a high school student, you may remember Bookmark, a weekly talk-show which invited authors to talk about their books, and was hosted by a younger Lewis Lapham. This particular episode includes Paul Fussell, author of Wartime, (1989) and crimson vested, Studs Turkel.