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Martin Spinelli

Martin Spinelli is a writer, radio producer and professor.


  • Martin Spinelli began a career in radio as a teenager. In his twenties as a reporter, anchor and producer in Buffalo, New York, he produced award-winning news features for National Public Radio as well as the nationally acclaimed literary series LINEbreak. In the mid-1990s he produced cutting-edge pieces heard on innovative stations

    around the world, as well as on BBC Radio 3 and Radio 4. Both his benchmark radio art series Radio Radio and LINEbreak are included in the permanent collection of the Museum of Television and Radio in New York while all of his radio work and writing are archived in the Martin Spinelli Collection at the University at Buffalo Library.

    He was the founder of the Academic Radio Program at the City University of New York at Brooklyn College

    where he produced the AIDS-informational soap Welcome to America broadcast on Radio Africa International. His many essays about media art and history have been published in anthologies as well as journals like Postmodern Culture, Convergence and Object.


Denomination: African Gospel


  • Modern Language Association

  • Association Indiana Radio.


  • father: Martin
  • mother: Gertrude
Martin Spinelli
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Born October 14, 1967
(age 50)
  • 1990 - 2000
    Virginia Technology
  • 1991 - 2000
    University Sussex
  • 1999 - 2000
    State University of New York
  • 1999 - 2000
    professor, City University of New York
    Brooklyn, New York, United States
  • 2000 - 2000
    Audio editor Electrical Poetry Center
    Buffalo, New York, United States


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