Stephen Drury Smith

Stephen Drury Smith is the executive editor and host of American RadioWorks®, the acclaimed national documentary series from American Public Media®. He has covered a wide range of international and domestic issues, including human rights, science and health, education, race relations, and American history. He is a co-editor (with Catherine Ellis) of Say It Plain: A Century of Great African American Speeches, Say It Loud: Great Speeches on Civil Rights and African American Identity, and Free All Along: The Robert Penn Warren Civil Rights Interviews and (with Mary Marshall Clark, Peter Bearman, and Catherine Ellis) of After the Fall: New Yorkers Remember September 2001 and the Years That Followed, and the editor of The First Lady of Radio: Eleanor Roosevelt’s Historic Broadcasts, all published by The New Press. He lives in St. Paul, Minnesota, and Boston, Massachusetts.

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Books by Stephen Drury Smith

After the Fall
New Yorkers Remember September 2001 and the Years That Followed

Mary Marshall Clark, Peter Bearman, Catherine Ellis, Stephen Drury Smith

The First Lady of Radio
Eleanor Roosevelt’s Historic Broadcasts

Stephen Drury Smith

Say It Loud
Great Speeches on Civil Rights and African American Identity

Catherine Ellis, Stephen Drury Smith

Say It Plain
A Century of Great African American Speeches

Catherine Ellis, Stephen Drury Smith