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William (Bill) Cavness Tribute

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William (Bill) Cavness Tribute
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Audio tribute by WGBH colleagues paying tribute to Bill Cavness on his retirement from WGBH through fond remembrances and well wishes. Voices include David Ives; Ron Della Chiesa; Ellen Kushner; Leslie Warshaw and others. Also includes excerpts from Cavness' work including his reading the news of John Kennedy's assassination in 1963; Cavness' work on Chamberworks; and excerpts from his series Reading Aloud. 1991



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Chicago: “William (Bill) Cavness Tribute,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed April 24, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_3133EA197FFD4E0DA0FAB40E73AAC471.
MLA: “William (Bill) Cavness Tribute.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. April 24, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_3133EA197FFD4E0DA0FAB40E73AAC471>.
APA: William (Bill) Cavness Tribute. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_3133EA197FFD4E0DA0FAB40E73AAC471
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