Off the Page

WSKG's bi-weekly interview & call-in program with local authors from Binghamton, Ithaca, Elmira and surrounding areas served by WSKG Public Radio. Off the Page is hosted by Bill Jaker.

The WSKG program OFF THE PAGE is designed specifically as "a forum for writers from our region".  Since its inception in January, 2000 it has presented hundreds of novelists, poets, playwrights, historians, essayists... (the list goes on and even includes farmers and a playground...
Economic cycles have been observed since Biblical times ("Indeed seven years of great plenty will come throughout all the land of Egypt; but after them seven years of famine will arise, and all the plenty will be forgotten..."  Gen. 41).  Then and now, people would try to adjust...
The broadcasting industry has always been aware of its educational potential and is often idealistic about its service to children.  In the 1946 book "Here Is Television" author Thomas Hutchinson states, "Educational or informative programs on television open vistas that...