Harry Kreisler: My Forty Years at Berkeley

Conversations with History: My Forty Years at Berkeley with Harry Kreisler

Harry Kreisler; Host, Creator and Executive Producer of Conversations with History

Guest hosts Professor Jack Citrin and Robert Price interview Harry Kreisler, host and creator of Conversations with History, for a discussion of his career and intellectual journey. Kreisler talks about his formative experiences, his education at Brandeis and Berkeley, and his work at the Institute of International Studies as executive director. He explains the origins of Conversations, the development of his craft as an interviewer, and recalls some of the highlights of the 555 interviews he has done for the series. He concludes with his observation about how the university is changing.

Key Words: Conversations
Harry Kreisler
Publication date: 
February 10, 2013
Publication type: 
Conversations with History