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The Power of Words - John F. Kennedy Inaugural Address (with Stephen Schlesinger)


Albany, NY – ALBANY, NY (WAMC) - (8/13/10 @ 1 p.m.) -- WAMC and the New York State Archives Partnership Trust New York Archives Partnership Trust present The Power of Words -- a year-long series of programs that follows American History through some of the most memorable political speeches of our time. The series airs on the second and fourth Friday of each month. On this program, WAMC's Alan Chartock and Stephen Schlesinger, United Nations and Foreign Policy Specialist, Author and Political Commentator, set the scene and provide context and analysis of President John F. Kennedy's Inaugural Address. In addition, listeners will have an opportunity to actually hear the speech as it was delivered on January 20th, 1961.

The Power of Words is sponsored in part by New York Council for the Humanities - ONLINE AT www.nyhumanities.org, and Einhorn Yaffee Prescott Architecture & Engineering P.C. ONLINE at www.eypae.com

David Guistina is the host of Capital Connection, Legislative Gazette, and Morning Edition and the producer of the Media Project on WAMC.