Thompson, Elsa Knight
|PRA Archive #||Title||Description||Genre||Broadcast Date|
|SZ0161||Elsa Knight Thompson : a remembrance / produced by Moira Rankin ; edited by Gary Covino ; technical direction by Linda Mack.||
ELSA KNIGHT THOMPSON : A REMEMBRANCE / produced by Moira Rankin| edited by Gary Covino|...
|KPFA, 3 Mar. 1983.|
|SZ0152||Elsa Knight Thompson : in memoriam / produced by Chris Koch.||
Brief biography and tribute to the radio journalist who died on Feb. 12, 1983.
|NPR, Feb. 18, 1983.|
|BC1473||John Thorne on Soledad / interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Soledad Brothers' attorney discusses the progress of the case, and conditions at Soledad...
|KPFA, 21 July 1970.|
|BC1270.01-.02||A Clockwork orange / introduced by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Speeches from a seminar exploring psychiatric experimentation on prisoners.,
r.1. Dr. Seymour Levine, Dr. Peter Breggin, and attorney Michael Shapiro (63 min.) -- r.2....
|KPFK, 10-14 Apr. 1972.|
|BC0966||Elsa Knight Thompson talks with KPFA commentator Cy Schoenfeld.||
Discussion of KPFA, Public radio, and mass media. remastered 5/99
|KPFA, 25 Nov. 1971.|
|BC0318||Report to the listeners / Elsa Knight Thompson and Howard Hersh.||
Assessment of the state of affairs at the Pacifica station in Berkeley, KPFA.
|KPFA, 11 Aug. 1967.|
|BC0297||W.I.L.P.F. organizer and lobbyist / Annalee Stewart ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Legislative and Branch Liaison for the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom...
|KPFA, 22 Mar. 1968.|
|BC0160.01||Vietnam before us, I / Frank Child ; interviewed by ElsaKnight Thompson.||
Discussion of Vietnam's economy and the Diem government.
|KPFA, 4 July1971.|
|BC0102||Problems of retirement / Dr. Harold Geist.||
Psychologist discusses his recommendations and observations about retirement.
|KPFA, 19 Aug. 1971.|
|BC0037||Warren Widener, mayor-elect of Berkeley||
The city of Berkeley's first Black mayor, Warren Widener (1938-2013) discusses how he hopes...,
|KPFA, 26 Apr. 1971.|
|BB5547||Fashions in funerals: interview with Jessica Mitford||
Jessica Mitford, author of "The American Way of Death" (Buccaneer Books, 1963), talks...
|American Women -- Health||KPFA, 8 Oct. 1965; 20 Feb. 1966.|
|BB5504||How to do your own divorce / Charles E. Sherman ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Attorney Charles E. Sherman, better known as Ed Sherman, author of the book "How to do your...
|American Women -- Men's commentary and experiences||KPFA, 30 Mar. 1971; WBAI, 28 July 1971.|
|BB5496||Hanoi broadcasts / narrated by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Documentary concerning a series of radio broadcasts that were addressed to United States troops...
|American Women -- Vietnam conflict||KPFA, circa 14 Jan. 1966.|
|BB5493||Induction Center activities / produced by Colin Edwards and Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Actuality and interviews with Don Porsche and others about the Oakland Induction Center.
|KPFA, 20 Oct. 1967.|
|BB4510||Are the Black Panthers violent? / moderated by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Bobby Seale, Bob Avakian, and Michael Parker discuss the political activities of the Black...
|KPFK, 5 June 1968.|
|BB4088||A Depletion allowance for people? / Francis Heisler ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson and Lincoln Bergman.||
Civil liberties attorney discusses his Federal suit for a refund of income taxes on the basis of...
|KPFA, 9 Apr. 1969.|
|BB2871||Johnie Scott : Black poet / interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Black poet reads and discusses his work.|JOHNIE SCOTT : BLACK POET / interviewed by Elsa Knight...
|KPFA, 1 July 1968.|
|BB2521||The San Francisco Commission on human rights / Victor Honig ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Discussion of Victor Honig's resignation from the Human Rights Commission.
|KPFA, 3 June 1970.|
|BB2520||Stew Albert interview / interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Alameda County Sheriff discusses his work and conditions in Santa Rita prison.
|KPFA, 28 Apr. 1970.|
|BB2503||Peace Corps and Pax-Americana / Marshall Windmiller ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Discussion of the Peace Corps as an extension of American foreign policy.
|KPFA, 24 June 1970.|
|BB2496||Dellums in the Ring / interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Black activist discusses his candidacy for the seventh Congressional District of California.
|KPFA, 20 Feb. 1970.|
|BB2467||United Latinos for justice / moderated by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Victor Martinez and Juan Martinez discuss their attempt to unite the Chicano community.
|KPFA, 13 May 1968.|
|BB2465||What is epilepsy? / Dr. Douglas L. Crowther ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Discussion of research into the causes and possible cures for epilepsy.
|KPFA, 12 Jan. 1970.|
|BB2464||The Government and the conservation movement / Barry Weisberg ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Discussion of the inadequate role of government in conservation efforts.
|KPFA, 5 Mar. 1970.|
|BB2447||Interview with Bobby Seale and David Hilliard / interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Two Black Panther Party leaders discuss the issues addressed by their organization.|INTERVIEW...
|KPFA, 20 June 1969.|
|BB2413||KPFT : Pacifica Houston / produced by Al Silbowitz and Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Phone interview with station manager Larry Lee, Don Gardener, and Sam Hudson about the newest...
|KPFA, 16 Mar. 1970.|
|BB2401||A Long-term look at Asia / Franz Schurmann ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Schurman discusses his observations of Asia made during his recent trip to Japan.
|KPFA, 2 Mar. 1970.|
|BB2391||Okinawa and reality / Chosei Kabira ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Discussion of conditions in Okinawa and its international status following the U.S.-Japanese...
|KPFA, 17 Jan. 1970.|
|BB2376||American city planning / Mel Scott ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Discussion of new thoughts in urban planning.
|KPFA, 21 Jan. 1970.|
|BB2374||Is the library burning? / Roger Rapport ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Author discusses his study of student unrest in the 1960s.
|KPFA, 22 Jan. 1970.|
|BB2371||Dick Gregory at the marathon / interviewed by Elsa Knght Thompson||
Discussion of American society and values.
|BB2343||New outlook / Simha Flapan ; interviewed by Carleton Goodlet and Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Editor of the New Outlook discusses his efforts to bring about an Israeli-Arab reapprochment...
|KPFA, 26 Jan. 1970.|
|BB2337||Joan Baez and David Harris Marathon interview / interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Discussion of their activities to bring about world peace.
|KPFA, 7 May 1969.|
|BB2326||Crescent Park: integrated housing / Alan S. Maremont and Richard Bentley interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson||
Alan S. Maremont, San Francisco director of the Kate Maremont Foundation and Richard Bentley,...
|American Women -- Women of Color and discrimination||KPFA, April 6, 1968|
|BB2324||Garrison's case : criticism of the Warren Commission report / William W. Turner and Hal Verb ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Discussion of the inadequacy of the Warren Commission's investigation of the John F....
|KPFA, 6 Oct. 1967.|
|BB2320||A conversation with Ella Winter / interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson||
The internationally known political author and lecturer Ella Winter talks with Elsa Knight...
|American Women -- Authors and journalists, American Women -- Politicians and politics||KPFA, February 19, 1969|
|BB2316||Taken for a ride / by Gilbert B. Friedman ; interviewed by Elsa Kight Thompson.||
Attorney discusses his book about the inequities in auto insurance.
|KPFA, 1 Nov. 1969.|
|BB2302||A Gathering of eagles / K. Core Seaman ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
President of The Gathering of Eagles discusses their anti-communist activities.
|KPFA, 3 Feb. 1970.|
|BB2285||The Coming destruction of Alaska / Barry Weisberg ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Discussion of the political and ecological aspects of the Alaskan oil strikes.|THE COMING...
|KPFA, 22 Sept. 1969.|
|BB2274||A new kind of museum: the Exploratorium||
Dr. Frank Oppenheimer, director of the new Exploratorium of the Palace of Arts and Science,...
|KPFA, 4 Nov. 1969.|
|BB2268||American involvement in Laos / Frank Thompson ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Discussion of his experiences in Laos from June, 1965 to January, 1967.
|KPFA, 12 Nov. 1969.|
|BB2261||The Status of Okinawa in relation to the politics in Japan / Robert Treuhaft ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Discussion of his work in the International Association of Democratic Lawyers commission to...
|KPFA, 23 Jan. 1970.|
|BB2260||A new breed of lawyers / Carol Ruth Silver interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson||
Attorney Carol Ruth Silver, Director of Berkeley Neighborhood Legal Services, is interviewed by...
|American Women -- Work and unions||KPFA, October 27, 1969|
|BB2235||A medical desert / Dr. Richard Fine and Shari Whitehead interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson||
Elsa Knight Thompson talks with Shari Whitehead of the International Liberation School and Dr....
|American Women -- Women of Color and discrimination, American Women -- Health||KPFA, July 30, 1969|
|BB2229||Priorities in Southeast Asia / Ed Snyder ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Director of the Singapore office for Quaker international affairs discusses their struggle to...
|KPFA, 25 Apr. 1969.|
|BB2227||Officers for justice / Henry Williams ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Williams, President of Officers for Justice, discusses the aims and objectives of his...
|KPFA, 12 Jan. 1969.|
|BB2225||San Francisco Human Rights Commission / Robert Lauter and Victor Honig ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Discussion of the Commission's work.
|KPFA, 9 Mar. 1969.|
|BB2223||Pragmatism, peace, and revolution / Bruce Nelson ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Discussion of Nelson's trip to Moscow and Prague on behalf of various American peace...
|KPFA, 27 Mar. 1969.|
|BB2210||Brazil and the military / Norris Lyle ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Discussion of his trip to Brazil and the opinions he formulated while there.
|KPFA, 19 Sept. 1969.|
|BB2160||Treating the injured at the Chicago convention / Dr. Quentin Young ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Discussion of Young's voluntary medical team which helped treat injuries suffered during...
|KPFA, 10 Dec. 1968.|
|BB2159||A Night in Chicago / produced by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
A NIGHT IN CHICAGO / reported by Dale Minor, Phil Watson and Bob Fass. Produced by Elsa Knight...
|KPFA, 19 Dec. 1968.|
|BB2155.01-.07||Disturbances in Berkeley : Telegraph Avenue.||
Reports, documentaries, and interviews about the demonstration on Telegraph Avenue in June, 1968...,
r.1. Friday, June 28 (78 min.) -- r.2. Saturday, June 29 (25 min.) -- r.3. Dr. Robert E. Tracy (...
|KPFA, 28 June-10 July 1968.|
|BB2152||The fairness doctrine / Steven Kroll interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson||
Steven E. Kroll, president of the Boalt Hall Student Association of the U.C. law school in...
|American Women -- Politicians and politics||KPFA, January 30, 1969|
|BB2148||A parent's choice / Mrs. Evalyn Dundas interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson||
Mrs. Evalyn Dundas, whose son Malcolm is serving a prison term for non-cooperation with the...
|American Women -- Peace and Antinuclear activism, American Women -- Vietnam conflict||KPFA, September 3, 1967|
|BB2134||The A.F.T. at San Francisco State / Ralph Anspack and Erwin Kelley ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Discussion of the teachers strike at San Francisco State, and support by the American Federation...
|KPFA, 14 Jan. 1969.|
|BB2088||A Young American socialist in Cuba / Paul McKnight ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Member of the Young Socialist Alliance discusses his trip to Cuba.
|KPFA, 6 Mar. 1969.|
|BB2087||Challenge to concentration camp law / Paul L. Ross ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Discussion of efforts to abolish Title II of the McCarren Act.
|KPFA, 25 Mar. 1969.|
|BB2073||The Gift of the Magi / by O. Henry ; read by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Reading of the classic Christmas tale.|THE GIFT OF THE MAGI / by O. Henry| read by Elsa Knight...
|KPFA, 24 Dec. 1968.|
|BB1982||Art in the Soviet Union / moderated by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Rockwell Kent, Emmy Lou Packard, Victor Arnautoff, and Glenn Wessels discusses art and the role...
|KPFA, Jan. 1959.|
|BB1829||The Federalists in the world / Sally Bray interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson||
Sally Bray, who has been a member of the National Council of United World Federalists since 1949...
|American Women -- Politicians and politics||KPFA, January 28, 1969|
|BB1815||What you need to know for jury duty / Godfrey Lehman ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Discussion of Lehman's experiences serving on a jury.
|KPFA, 18 Sept. 1968.|
|BB1797||Men on parole / interviews by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Jay Conner, Peter Crysdale, Earl Blue, David Persson, and Don Poe, all from the Austin...
|KPFA, 18 July 1968.|
|BB1792||Civil disaster in Berkeley and the American Civil Liberties Union / moderated by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Paul Halvonik, Malcolm Burnstein, Stephen Goldstein, and Ken Kawaichi discuss civil disorder in...
|KPFA, 16 Sept. 1968.|
|BB1764||3 Soviet women in the United States / interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Ada Ivanova, Khudjuma Shukurova, and Lubov Viciasova, three Soviet women touring the United...
|KPFA, 25 May 1968.|
|BB1745||IVS in Vietnam / David Nesmith ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson and Ned Opton.||
On the work of the International Voluntary Service to relieve the suffering of civilians in...
|KPFA, 27 June 1968.|
|BB1642||Dale Minor interview / interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson and Al Partridge.||
Minor discusses his trip to Vietnam.|DALE MINOR INTERVIEW / interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson...
|KPFA, 23 Mar. 1968.|
|BB1635||The Right to dissent / Vern Countryman ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Discussion of his battle against the House Committee on Un-American Activities.
|KPFA, 25 Feb. 1968.|
|BB1618||Isolation and suicide / Dr. Stephen Mitchell ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Psychiatrist of Peninsula Suicide Prevention discusses the pressures which lead to suicide.
|KPFA, 20 Dec. 1967.|
|BB1601||Protest against Gus Hall at Stiles / Robert Rinehart ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Discussion of the protest against the appearance of the American Communist Party leader at U.C....
|KPFA, 24 Jan. 1962.|
|BB1593||Asia's children / Jack Ling interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson||
Jack Ling is the Public Information Officer for the United Nations International Children’s...
|American Women -- Health, American Women -- Parenting and children||KPFA, May 15, 1962|
|BB1589||New programs for teaching science / Dr. Alexander Taffel ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Tompson.||
Discussion of educational experimentation for teaching the hard sciences.
|KPFA, 14 Mar. 1962.|
|BB1573||A Catholic anarchist among the Mormons / Ammon Hennacy ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Catholic anarchist discusses his efforts to organize minorities in Salt Lake City, Utah.
|KPFA, 18 May 1962.|
|BB1570||V.I.S.A. / Eric Johnson ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
|KPFA, 13 Apr. 1962.|
|BB1542||Everyman / Ed Lazar, Robert Swann ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
|KPFA, 4 May 1962.|
|BB1524||The Freedom ride / James Farmer ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Director of C.O.R.E. discusses the organization's development and efforts to desegregate...
|BB1520||The Committee of 100 / Anne Kerr ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Discussion of Kerr's political activities in Great Britain.|THE COMMITTEE OF 100 / Anne...
|KPFA, 6 Feb. 1962.|
|BB1487||India's ambassador to the United States / Braj Kumar Nehru ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson and Adita Mukerji.||
Discussion of conditions in India.
|KPFA, 28 Dec. 1967.|
|BB1477||A Teacher spends Christmas in jail / Walter Bachrach and Rachel Bachrach ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Two teachers discuss their experiences after the 1967 sit-in at the Oakland induction center.|A...
|KPFA, 4 Mar. 1968.|
|BB1471||Monsignor Charles Owen Rice of Pittsburgh / interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Discussion of the Catholic Church and the world movement for peace and civil liberties.
|KPFA, 4 Feb. 1968.|
|BB1438||The ADA / Sheldon Pollack ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Discussion of Americans for Democratic Action.
|KPFA, 22 Sept. 1959.|
|BB1431||The Cotton worker's strike / moderated by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Isaac Foster, Reverend Larry Walker, Tim Kelly and Sidney Roger discuss Southern labor...
|KPFA, 3 Nov. 1965.|
|BB1424||Felix Greene / interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Discussion of the Peoples Republic of China and the Vietnam War.
|KPFA, 22 May 1966.|
|BB1423||Chau Kim Dinh / interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Discussion of the U.S. involvement in the Vietnam War.|CHAU KIM DINH / interviewed by Elsa...
|KPFA, 11 Apr. 1966.|
|BB1418||Counseling conscientious objectors / Arlo Tatum ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Arlo Tatum, Executive Secretary of the Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors, discusses...
|KPFA, 8 Apr. 1966.|
|BB1409||For nearly ninety years / Reverend Ralph Davis ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson and Gordon Agnew.||
Davis, born to former slaves shortly after the Civil War, discusses his views of Black history...
|KPFA, 17 may 1966.|
|BB1392.01-.02||The Vietnam day committee and its critics / moderated by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Two panel discussions on the American involvement in Vietnam.,
r.1. Martin Malia, Nathan Glazer, Francis Herring, and Steve Weisman (60 min.) -- r.2. Carl...,
r.1. Martin Malia, Nathan Glazer, Francis Herring, and Steve Weisman (60 min.) -- r.2. Carl...
|KPFA, 14-17 Sept. 1965.|
|BB1351||Colin Edwards / interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Edwards discusses his trip to Europe.
|KPFA, 13 Jan. 1966.|
|BB1350||Rebellion in South Africa / I.B. Tabata ; interviewed by Gordon Agnew and Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Tabata, of the South African Unity Movement, discusses the government policies which make...
|KPFA, 12 Feb. 1966.|
|BB1303||Sentencing of the Berkeley free speech movement defendants||
Speeches and interviews given by Free Speech Movement defendants as they are sentenced, enter,...
|American Women -- Activists||KPFA, June 30, 1967; July 1, 1967.|
|BB1297||Good will towards men : how much is taken away / Moe Armstrong ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Discussion of the reduction of personal liberties for people in the military.
|KPFA, 5 Oct. 1966.|
|BB1294||Justice without trial : a reply / moderated by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
A.H. Fordin, William Beale, Jewell Ross, and Mike Sanford reply to the assertions made in an...
|KPFA, 7 Dec. 1965.|
|BB1290||The Making of a rebel / Franz Lee ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Founder of the Alexander Defense Committee discusses racism in South Africa.
|KPFA, 6 Sept. 1966.|
|BB1281||News from Bogalusa / A.Z. Young ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
President of the Bogalusa Voter's League discusses the Louisiana elections.
|KPFA, 6 Jan. 1966.|
|BB1265||The Church and the poor / Reverend Cecil Williams ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
On the activities of the Glide Memorial Church.
|KPFA, 9 Aug. 1967.|
|BB1242||One drop can kill / Seymour Hersh ; interviewed by Lou Hartman and Elsa Knight Thompson.||
On secret work being done in the United States on gas and germ warfare.|ONE DROP CAN KILL /...
|KPFA, 28 June 1967.|
|BB1234||Anatomy of an inquest / Edward Epstein ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Author discusses his research into the questionable conclusions of the Warren Commission.|...
|KPFA, 10 Aug. 1966.|
|BB1229||An Anti-zionist view / Norton Mezvinsky ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Director of the American Council for Judaism presents an alternative to the Zionist's...
|KPFA, 19 Sept. 1967.|
|BB1208||18 months in Laos / Francis Thompson ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Former college president, later with the State Department in Laos, discusses the problems of...
|KPFA, 27 Jan. 1967.|
|BB1205||The Human nature of science / by Stewart Perry ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Discussion of his work on the ethical problems of testing drugs on patients without their...
|KPFA, 18 Oct. 1966.|
|BB1202||Good will toward men : can a volunteer be a C.O. / Ed Keating and Bert Kanewske ; interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson.||
Keating discusses Kanewske's case; Kanewske discusses his life in the Treasure Island...
|KPFA, 23 Nov. 1966.|