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About Michael Kacey

  • Michael James Kacey began his career as an actor before embracing filmmaking. He has written, directed and produced two feature films through his company Anthracite Films: "Daybreak" and "The Poet Laureate of Radio: An Interview with Norman Corwin." His current project, a detailed look at radio in America, is called "In The Public Interest."
NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for April 14, 2024

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for April 14, 2024

War …the fiercest face in the rogue’s gallery of world problems—king of the beasts—and trailing behind it, Disease, Famine, Poverty, Erosion, Overpopulation…but every one of these problems has been ar ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for April 7, 2024

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for April 7, 2024

They’ve spilled their blood for the rights of men, For people the likes of me and you And they ask that we do not fail them again In the days we are coming to.  “14 August” broadcast August 14, 1945 o ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for March 31, 2024

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for March 31, 2024

The word had authority. And ideas had authority.  “The Poet Laureate of Radio: An Interview with Norman Corwin” December 28, 2004 ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for March 24, 2024

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for March 24, 2024

I don’t despair yet of the American capacity to regenerate, to renew the stamina and fiber of our people, but I think that we’re living in an age of mediocrity and that the people who are the gatekeep ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for March 17, 2024

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for March 17, 2024

We the people—most of us, anyway—give credit to God for the special effects of creation, starting with time. But the measurement of time is our invention. It was we who came up with the calendar, the ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for March 10, 2024

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for March 10, 2024

For good or ill, there’s something to be said for the auteur.   From the book, “Years of the Electric Ear” (1994) ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for March 3, 2024

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for March 3, 2024

The world citizen attacks famine as he would an enemy.   “Citizen of the World” broadcast July 10, 1949 on CBS ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for February 25, 2024

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for February 25, 2024

There was in many of my productions a social awareness, that we’re not living in a vacuum, that there was a need for responsible citizenship and world awareness.   “The Poet Laureate of Radio: An Inte ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for February 18, 2024

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for February 18, 2024

As a people, as a culture, we have become so alienated from poetry that whenever a playwright has the pluck to raise his language above the colloquial, or goes beyond the permissible tolerances of smo ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for February 11, 2024

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for February 11, 2024

The Nazis, when they occupied Paris, immediately abolished the brothels. They were very proper about sex, while at the same time they were making lampshade of human skin, and destroying millions of li ...

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