Monday, November 26, 2012

Maria Gillan Reminisces About Her Childhood Radio Memories and Poetry


Andrew Fielding interviewed Maria Gillan this month for his online radio program. They talked about her poetry, but also about the radio programs which were a part of her childhood.  Maria also read a radio-related poem, “I Grew Up with Tom Mix" from her newest collection The Place I Call Home.  

The interview is available online at luckystrikepapers.com [45 minutes; audio copyright Radio Once More]

Andrew Fielding has written for The Boston Globe, The Boston Herald, The Providence Journal, The Philadelphia Daily News, Horizon Magazine, and other publications. He has also worked as a radio talk show host in Pennsylvania, Virginia, and New Jersey. Currently, he is the host of a weekly talk show on the Old-Time Radio and nostalgia-oriented Internet radio station Radio Once More. His book about early television, The Lucky Strike Papers, was published in December, 2007 by BearManor Media.