AUTHOR

Studs Terkel

Studs Terkel (1912-2008) was a free spirit, an outspoken populist, a Pulitzer Prize-winning author, a terrible ham, and one of the best-loved characters on the American scene. Born in New York in 1912, he lived in Chicago for over eight decades. His radio show was carried on stations throughout the country.

Read more Read less
You're getting a free audiobook.
$14.95 per month after 30 days. Cancel anytime.

Best Sellers

    • Working in America

    • The Best of Studs Terkel's Working Tapes
    • By: Studs Terkel
    • Narrated by: Joe Richman
    • Length: 1 hr
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 10

    The complete audio documentary as broadcast by NPR, plus exclusive bonus interviews and commentary....

    Regular price: $11.86

    • Coming of Age

    • By: Studs Terkel
    • Narrated by: Studs Terkel
    • Length: 2 hrs and 53 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 37
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20

    For Coming of Age, Pulitzer Prize-winning author and Peabody Award-winning radio host Studs Terkel...

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Keep 'em

    • By Barbara on 01-07-05

    Regular price: $13.27

    • Touch and Go

    • A Memoir
    • By: Studs Terkel
    • Narrated by: Norman Dietz
    • Length: 9 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 5

    At nearly 95, Studs Terkel has written about everyone's life, it seems, but his own....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Jewels and Junk

    • By Kindle Customer on 04-18-08

    Regular price: $24.49

Listeners also enjoy

Are you an author?

Help us improve our Author Pages by updating your bibliography and submitting a new or current image and biography.