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Border Radio

September 24 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Price: Free
50Border Radio Briscoe 2019

Utilizing a multimedia extravaganza in their duo presentation at the Briscoe, authors “Cowboy” Gene Fowler and “Brother” Bill Crawford will bring to life their well-known book Border Radio — Quacks, Yodelers, Pitchmen, Psychics and Other Amazing Broadcasters of the American Airwaves.

Active from 1930 to 1986, border radio is the cultural phenomenon of high-powered American radio stations on Mexican soil. Blasting their programming northward, they exerted a peculiar, mesmerizing influence on American culture. The stations also introduced American culture to Mexicans and Mexican culture to Americans.

Event Location: Kampmann Library Portal, Clingman Education Gallery

Museum admission free on Tuesdays after 4pm

Details

Date:
September 24
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://www.mysapl.org/

Organizer

San Antonio Public Library
Phone:
210.207.2500
Website:
mysapl.org

Venue

Briscoe Western Art Museum
210 W. Market St.
San Antonio, TX 78205 United States
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