"Speaking to the Soviets": Podcasting, Public Diplomacy and the Blinken Open Society Archives' Radio Liberty Audio Collection

Steve Westlake
2018 Corvinus Journal of International Affairs  
This article introduces and evaluates the experience of producing the Speaking to the Soviets podcast, a six-part audio documentary series which explores the history of transnational broadcasting during the Cold War through a close analysis of the Blinken Open Society Archives' Radio Liberty Russian Broadcast Collection. I present some preliminary notions on the value of podcasting as a general medium for the presentation and conduct of historical research on radio broadcasting. Next, I discuss the reasons why S. WESTLAKE COJOURN 3:2 (2018)
doi:10.14267/cojourn.2018v3n2a2 fatcat:eh4rebufkre7xgnbozk6vagfcq