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Arts Express: Screen Siren Legend Piper Laurie On Learning To Live Out Loud

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**Learning To Live Out Loud. A conversation with veteran screen actress, Piper Laurie. Phoning in from LA to delve into her memoir about struggling to find her own voice and her craft in the Hollywood studio system gauntlet, of sex symbol caricatures and casting couches; a predatory Ronald Reagan and Howard Hughes; McCarthyism and the Great Depression; and rising from the ashes of studio system sexist typecasting, after tossing an Audie Murphy script into the fire. Also, revisiting scenes with Paul Newman and the pool hall classic, The Hustler.

Piper Laurie
Piper Laurie
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**The Art Of Movie Conversation. Brothers McMullen director Edward Burns discusses his latest film Newlyweds, and the rich tapestry of Irish American urban culture teeming in his work; what he learned from Woody Allen; plus unconventional attitudes towards love, and even more unconventional methods of making movies without money.

**Reflections on the New Year In Music And Words. The Occupy Wall Street Movement Arts Express Best Of The Net Hotspot this week on a quest for liberating spaces, and James Taylor.

Prairie Miller is a multimedia journalist online, in print and on radio. Contact her through NewsBlaze.

Stay tuned for continuing features of Arts Express: Expression In The Arts. Airing On WBAI Radio's Pacifica Network and Affiliate Stations, including WPRR: Public Reality Radio. And if you'd like to Express yourself too, you can write to: ArtsExpressradio@gmail.com

Prairie Miller is a NY multimedia journalist online, in print and on radio, and on WBAI/Pacifica National Radio Network's Arts Express. Read more reviews by Prairie Miller. Contact her through NewsBlaze.

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