Carnival strippers / by Susan Meiselas ; interviewed by Barbara Londin.

Program Title:
Carnival strippers / by Susan Meiselas ; interviewed by Barbara Londin.
PRA Archive #: 

Barbara Londin speaks with photographer Susan Meiselas about her book "Carnival Strippers." This book is a photo-documentary of the intimate professional and private lives of New England county carnival strippers. Meiselas talks about how she gained entrance into the world of carnival strippers, explains how the world of strippers operates, and about stripping as the objectification of women. The program contains many of Ms. Meiselas' taped conversations of the girls and their "clients." Produced by Barbara Londin for WBAI. Contains sensitive language.

Original tape box image: 
Date Recorded on: 
ca. 29 Dec. 1976.
Date Broadcast on: 
WBAI, 29 Dec. 1976.
Item duration: 
1 reel (68 min.) : 7 1/2 ips, mono.
These terms will not bring up a complete list of all items in our catalog associated with this subject. Click here to search our entire catalog.
Los Angeles : Pacifica Radio Archive, 1976.
Rights Summary: 
RESTRICTED. Permissions, licensing requests, Curriculum Initiative, Campus Campaign and all other inquiries should be directed to: Mark Torres, Archives Director, 800-735-0230,
PRA metadata viewPRA metadata view

This recording has been digitally preserved as part of Pacifica's American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 grant preservation project, and is available for research and reference . Please contact the archives via telephone: 818-506-1077 or email:  americanwomen at pacificaradioarchives dot org for information on how to obtain a copy of this program. Thank you.

Request form