Border Radio

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Presented by Briscoe Western Art Museum at Briscoe Western Art Museum, San Antonio Texas

Sep 24 2019
Border Radio

Utilizing a multimedia extravaganza in their duo presentation at the Briscoe, authors “Cowboy” Gene Fowler and “Brother” Bill Crawford will bring to life their well-known book Border Radio.

Their book Border Radio includes: Quacks, Yodelers, Pitchmen, Psychics and Other Amazing Broadcasters of the American Airwaves.

Active from 1930 to 1986, border radio is the cultural phenomenon of high-powered American radio stations on Mexican soil. Blasting their programming northward, they exerted a peculiar, mesmerizing influence on American culture. The stations also introduced American culture to Mexicans and Mexican culture to Americans.

Event Location: Kampmann Library Portal,

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“Free Admission”

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Free COSA Parking Downtown Tuesday

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Briscoe Western Art Museum

210 W. Market St, San Antonio, Texas 78205

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