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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 August 30, 2020

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for August 30, 2020

Not only are you not isolated in the world, but the world you’re not isolated in, is getting smaller and smaller. “Citizen of the World” broadcast July 10, 1949 on CBS ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for August 23, 2020

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for August 23, 2020

That’s how to prepare a race for slavery. Keep them poor, get them drunk, fill them full of cheap music and dirty corrupt entertainment—if they can afford it on their slave wages. “This is War: The En ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for August 16, 2020

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for August 16, 2020

Numbers. The stuff of astronomy, commerce, and body counts: A thousand—a hundred thousand—a million—ten million—thirty million—tidy figures, simple to write, easy to say, but hard to understand or eve ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for August 9, 2020

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for August 9, 2020

This man who understands the vast complexity of logarithms and who has formulas for light and heat, for logic and hydraulics, and for stress and strain—this same man can divide so poorly there is want ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for August 2, 2020

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for August 2, 2020

Poverty is an old as hunger, but in a world where massive government buildings, super-supermarkets, sprawling theme parks, city-sized airports and colossal stadiums rise overnight, where a star pitche ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for July 26, 2020

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for July 26, 2020

There’s really one language in the world: that is the language of responsible conscience and awareness, the worldwide instinct for freedom. “The Poet Laureate of Radio: An Interview with Norman Corwin ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for July 19, 2020

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for July 19, 2020

A major radio news station has a slogan which it repeats throughout the day: “Give us 22 minutes, and we’ll give you the world.” No doubt the world has grown smaller—but that small? “The Iron Bed” fro ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for July 12, 2020

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for July 12, 2020

The microphone is not an ordinary instrument. For it looks out on vistas wide indeed. “Seems Radio Is Here To Stay” broadcast April 24,1939 on CBS ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for July 5, 2020

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for July 5, 2020

Our Lady of the Freedoms, she might be called. Mother of Exiles, she has been called. The torch, from which sculptured flames billow, is not incendiary, not intended to set a fire, but to glow as a be ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for June 28, 2020

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for June 28, 2020

Most of the Founding Fathers, were they able to tune in from the spirit world, would probably come to the conclusion that American democracy, as practiced today, is a failure. The majority of our elec ...

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