Subject:

Charles Van Doren

  • Blogs

    February 22, 2008

    The 1957 Auto Rally, and a Poet Returned from The Exotic East

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. July 10, 1957, Vol. II, No. 37 Village Voice Auto Rally Sunday An impressive galaxy of foreign and American sports cars will line up this Sunday, July 14, at 12:30 p.m., to vie for prizes in Greenwich Village's first auto rally. The cars wi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 5, 2008

    Charles Van Doren Signs with NBC

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. April 17, 1957, Vol. II, No. 25 'Voice' Gets New Columnist Mrs. Diane Davis is to take up the gourmet gauntlet for The Voice in a regular series on food for the connoisseur, under the banner "dining In." Her first column will appear next ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 28, 2008

    Ravi Shankar Comes to the Village

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. March 6, 1957, Vol. II, No. 19 Mr. Nearing Once Was There By Dan Balaban Victor Nearing wears the peaceful, pleasant exterior of a man who has married well. He has. His wife Vivian is fast acquiring fame and pelf as the TV contestant who ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 25, 2008

    The Late James Dean Causes Teen Convulsions

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. February 27, 1957, Vol. II, No. 18 Van Doren-Nearing Going Gets Tough It took a Villager to stop a Villager. Last Monday night Mrs. Vivienne Nearing, an attorney from Christopher Street, managed to hold the erudite scion of the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 24, 2008
  • NYC Life

    September 12, 2000

    The Jerusalem Problem

    Defending Edward Said

  • NYC Life

    February 1, 2000

    Hop on Pop

    Lear, Seinfeld, and the Dumbing Down of the Academy

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