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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 early broadcasting, is called " Hearing Voices: Modulating a Revolution."
NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for November 8, 2020

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for November 8, 2020

I was against any kind of fixed society that would demand obedience to a position. I feel that it’s the supreme right of the individual to express himself and to act by his conscience. “The Poet Laure ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for November 1, 2020

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for November 1, 2020

The men who were masterless but free now have a master but no freedom. However, they have discipline and a scapegoat, and one can go far on that. “On A Note Of Triumph” broadcast May 8 and again May13 ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for October 25, 2020

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for October 25, 2020

Just as madmen do not think they are mad, and bores think they are fascinating, pedants are never aware of their pedantry. “Pilpul ” from the book “Trivializing America” (1983) ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for October 18, 2020

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for October 18, 2020

Radio has changed the world. It was a development by which a voice, a single voice, could be heard worldwide by millions of people. And that is a political instrument whose ramifications and whose cha ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for October 11, 2020

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for October 11, 2020

Just as it is advisable to count the spoons after a guest brags of honesty, it is well to mind particulars when generalities are flying loose. “Simplifications ” from the book “Trivializing America” ( ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for October 4, 2020

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for October 4, 2020

We learned out of World War II that we had learned nothing out of World War I. “The Poet Laureate of Radio: An Interview with Norman Corwin” December 28, 2004 ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for September 27, 2020

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for September 27, 2020

Now a compound fracture is a wicked thing, and so is a missing part. For Nature, in all her wisdom and notwithstanding her proven generosity, Made no allowances for blast. “There Will Be Time Later” b ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for September 20, 2020

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for September 20, 2020

There is no term in radio that is equivalent to couch potato or boob tube because the radio listener had to collaborate with what he was hearing as one collaborates with the author of a book when you’ ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for September 13, 2020

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for September 13, 2020

I think that the Golden Age of Radio was the shortest golden age in history.   “The Poet Laureate of Radio: An Interview with Norman Corwin” December 28, 2004 ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for September 6, 2020

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for September 6, 2020

Lobbyists have the right legally to lobby their heads off directly to the public—through media, barnstorming speeches, and all channels open to free speech—but corporation contributions to candidates ...

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