Remembering Joe Frank

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The late Joe Frank (Photo by Steve Laufer)

Radio great Joe Frank has died. He had a long radio career, including decades at KCRW. Frank’s storytelling influenced many young radio journalists, who had never heard anything quite like him before. This includes ‘This American Life’ host, Ira Glass, who shares what it was like to be a young production assistant for Frank.

Credits

Guests:
Bob Carlson - host and producer, 'UnFictional', Jennifer Ferro - Jennifer Ferro, President, KCRW, Los Angeles - @KCRWjenniferro, Ira Glass - Host, This American Life - @thisamerlife

Host:
Madeleine Brand

Producers:
Gina Pollack, Sarah Sweeney, Michell Eloy, Amy Ta, Christian Bordal, Quinn O'Toole