Presidential candidates today frequently use popular pieces of music as campaign "theme songs" often without approval from the musicians themselves. But using music on the campaign trail is not a modern phenomenon: it goes back to our earliest presidential elections.
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The March Readers’ Review panel discusses Wallace Stegner’s story of the decades-long friendship between two married couples who first meet in Depression-era Madison, Wisconsin.
- Jackson Bryer professor emeritus of English at the University of Maryland and co-editor of "Dear Scott, Dear Zelda" (St. Martin's Press)
- Carla Cohen co-owner of Politics and Prose Bookstore
- Patricia Griffith novelist and associate professor of English at George Washington University
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