Radio: A True Love Story
by Libby Purves
Libby Purves has loved the medium of radio all her life. She has worked with it for almost thirty years, and been made happy, angry, frustrated, delighted, amused, tender and furious from both sides of the microphone. In this revealing, at times hilarious memoir, Libby weaves together her own experiences with the story of radio's birth and development from the days of the...more
Paperback, 288 pages
Published May 12th 2003 by Hodder Paperbacks
(first published January 1st 2003)
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Describes the intimacy and joy of radio by seasoned broadcaster, Libby Purves, taking you into the world of BBC -from pre-digital technology to the dead-hand of Birt. Also love her stout defense of being a lifelong freelancer, by choice. A delightful, gossipy and informative read.