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Ten O'Clock News; "The Heidi Chronicles"

03/08/1991

Interview with playwright Wendy Wasserstein on "The Heidi Chronicles" and the evolution and complexities of the women's movement. Footage of a performance of the play.


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Series
Ten O'Clock News
Title

"The Heidi Chronicles"

Series Description

NIGHTLY NEWS WITH CHRISTOPHER LYDON AND CARMEN FIELDS Began January 1976. Replaced evening news show EVENING COMPASS. Original host: Steve Nevas. Other anchors, Christopher Lydon (1977-91) and Gail Harris (1983). In 1980 - hour long. Ended in 1991.

(PREDECESSORS: Louis Lyons began news operations at WGBH in 1952. The News at 10 began in 1966. The Reporters premiered in 1970. The Evening Compass started in 1974.) Series release date: 1/1976

Duration

00:04:35

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Feminism
Theater
Women
Women’s rights
Authors
Wasserstein, Wendy
Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Contributors
Wasserstein, Wendy (Interviewee)
Kelly, Hope (Reporter)
Citation
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; "The Heidi Chronicles",” 03/08/1991, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 6, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_04AC550274E24106ABDB528D8A711CFC.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; "The Heidi Chronicles".” 03/08/1991. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 6, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_04AC550274E24106ABDB528D8A711CFC>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; "The Heidi Chronicles". Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_04AC550274E24106ABDB528D8A711CFC
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