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Writer Presents Pop-Culture, Comedy, Nostalgia and Jazz...all in one blog!
Garry Berman of Allentown, PA, brings his love of all things television, radio, comedy (both American and British!) to Medium.com
By: MoonGlow PR
Non-fiction books by Garry Berman:
Best of the Britcoms (Taylor Trade/Rowman & Littlefield, 1999). Covers the finest British TV situation comedies to appear on American television since the early 1970s. In interviews for the book, twenty of Britain's top sitcom writers, directors, and actors offer their behind-the-scenes stories. An updated edition with new chapters was published in 2010.
We're Going to See the Beatles! (Santa Monica Press, 2008). An oral history of the Beatlemania years as told by over 40 original fans from across the U.S. who were teenagers swept up in the hysteria in the mid-1960s.
Perfect Fool: The Life and Career of Ed Wynn (BearManor Media, 2012). The first biography of the legendary comedian, whose 60-year career spanned vaudeville, radio, films, and television.
Between the Laughs (BearManor Media, 2012). A collection of over 500 quotes from comedians throughout the entire 20th century, as they talk seriously about comedy and each other.
For the First Time on Television (BearManor Media, 2016). A detailed history of over 100 television "firsts," including the first person ever to appear on a TV screen, the first sitcom, first news bulletin, etc., covering the 90 years of television's existence.
The Funniest Decade: A Celebration of American Comedy in the 1930s (BearManor Media, 2020). A chronological, year-by-year look at the films, radio programs, and stage productions starring the legendary comedians who made the 1930s the peak decade of American comedy.
Berman has also contributed articles to: Beatlefan magazine, Nostalgia Digest, History magazine, and The Syncopated Times. He's written for websites including: Historynet.com, doyouremember.com, and Anglotopia.com. He has spoken multiple times at the annual Mid-Atlantic Nostalgia Convention.
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