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Nagorski (Andrew) interview recordings
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Poland Interviews

 

Lech Wałęsa

 

Gdańsk 1985 August 14

 

Gdańsk Lenin Shipyard, Wałęsa and Mazowiecki 1988 May 04

 

1989 November 16

 

On campaign trail in Mielec and Rzeszów 1990 November 02

 

1990 November 08

 

1992 February 06

 

circa 1990 August 17

 

1994 June 28

 

1998 November 03

 

Visiting U.S., Blair House circa 2005 August

 

Tadeusz Mazowiecki

 

1990 November 04

 

Mazowiecki campaigning in Szczecin 1990 November 04

 

1992 January 28

 

1992 September 18

 

1990 March 12

 

Zbigniew Bujak 1985 August 19

Scope and Contents note

Extended interview with Bujak while he was still leading the Solidarity underground movement and in hiding. Circumstances of the interview are described in Nagorski's book, The Birth of Freedom.
 

Part 1 of 2

 

Part 2 of 2

 

Lech Kaczyński

 

Visit to UN in New York 2008 September 23

 

Jan Krzysztof Bielecki and Jarosław Kaczyński 1992 January 27

 

Ryszard Kapuściński

 

1990 November 23

 

1991 April 03

 

1994 August 17

 

1999 January 12

 

Wisława Szymborska 1997 January 20

Scope and Contents note

In her apartment in Kraków.
 

Andrzej Wajda

 

2000 February 01

 

1999 June 13

 

Steven Spielberg

 

1994 March 02

Scope and Contents note

A press conference following the premiere of Schindler's List.
 

Assorted Polish interviews, batch 1

 

Editor-in-Chief of Polish publishing house SuperNowa circa 1976-2008

Scope and Contents note

Interviewee is not formally identified, but is possibly Mirosław Kowalski.
 

Aleksander Kwaśniewski

 

1994 May 31

 

1994 January 10

 

Adam Michnik 1991 May 09

 

Mieczysław Rakowski 1988 April 29

 

Janusz Reykowski 1988 April 29

 

Leszek Balcerowicz 1991 October 30

 

Stanisław Ciosek 1991 September 10

 

Andrzej Lepper 1999 November 03

 

Krzysztof Kozłowski 1990 September 06

 

Ryszard Kukliński 1997 October 13

Scope and Contents note

Parts 1 and 2 of interview. Each part has two tracks.
 

Assorted Polish interviews, batch 2

 

Andrzej Wajda, Bronisław Geremek, Zbigniew Bujak 1989 November 03

 

Bronisław Geremek

 

1989 April 26

 

1999 November 05

 

Grzegorz Boguta 1990 November 09

Scope and Contents note

On publishing in the underground.
 

Henryk Grynberg 1992 February 26

 

Wiesław Górnicki 1990 November 21

 

Ireneusz Sekuła 1990 December 13

 

Bogusław Bagsik 1991 August 07

 

Mirosław Hentosz 1995 October 24

 

Andrzej Celiński (side A and part of B) 1991 October 29

 

Aleksander Kwaśniewski 1991 October 29

 

Andrzej Olechowski 1991 January 21

 

Jerzy Bielecki 1994 October 07

 

Russia Interviews

 

Mikhail Gorbachev

 

Interview with foreign journalists 1995 February 24

 

Interview in Novosibirsk 1995 February 24

 

Yegor Gaidar 1994 January 05

 

Sergei Grigoryants circa 1995 July 02 - 1996 July 02

 

General Aleksandr Lebed circa 1995 October 18

Scope and Contents note

Interview conducted in Moldova while he was still in charge of Russian forces there.
 

Aleksandr Prokhanov 1996 May 15

 

Roy Medvedev

 

1989 February 09

 

1991 April 26

 

Michael Voslensky 1988 January 19

 

Vladimir Voinovich 1995 August 25

 

Former Gulag prisoners

Scope and Contents note

Interview for article that ran in Newsweek International, September 25, 1995.
 

Historian Roy Medvedev (not former prisoner) 1995 September 5

 

Valentina Tikhonova 1995 August 15

 

Viktor Samsonov 1995 September 26

 

Yevgenia Kertz 1995 September 26

 

Czech and Slovak Interviews

 

Václav Havel

 

1986 March 28

Scope and Contents note

In his Prague apartment during dissident days.
 

As President 1991 July 01

 

As President 1993 January 21

 

As President 1999 February 10

 

Alexander Dubček 1990 May 14

 

Assorted Czech interviews

 

Petr Uhl 1987 October 27

 

Václav Mály 1991 January 09

 

Václav Klaus 1990 October 16

 

Miroslav Štěpán 1991 October 07

 

Bedřich Moldan 1991 September 23

 

Jiří Dienstbier 1992 June 10

 

Jiří Dienstbier 1994 November 11

 

Bronisław Geremek 1994 November 15

 

Jiří Dienstbier, Martin Palouš, Vladimir Železný 1990 October 15

 

Jan Kavan 1991 September 24

 

Jan Čarnogurský (Slovakia) 1991 January 07

 

Hungary Interviews

 

Imre Mécs and Sándor Rácz 1986 October 07

Scope and Contents note

Veterans of 1956 revolution on 30th anniversary.
 

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán 1998 September 10

 

András Hegedüs circa 1976-2008

 

President Árpád Göncz 1990 May 18

 

Prime Minister József Antall 1991 October 21

 

Foreign Minister László Kovács 1997 July 08

Scope and Contents note

Interview in Madrid.
 

Gyula Horn, László Békesi, Gábor Jeszensky, Péter Boross 1994 April 21

 

Germany Interviews

 

Helmut Kohl 1986 October 16

Scope and Contents note

Joint interview with Newsweek editor Maynard Parker. Interview caused an uproar because of Kohl's comparison of Gorbachev's PR technique to Joseph Goebbels.
 

Joachim Gauck 1999 October 12

 

Stefan Heym (East German writer) 1987 September 11

 

Lothar Herbst 1987 October 19

Scope and Contents note

During his stay in Germany.
 

Andreas Nachama 1998 May 11

 

Gerhard Schröder 1999 April 13

 

Karsten Voigt

 

Social Democrats 1997 May 07

Scope and Contents note

Should include the story of his wife who had informed on him for the Stasi. Nagorski wrote an article about this that appeared in the June 23, 1997 issue of Newsweek.
 

1987 January 09

 

Petra Kelly, Greens 1985 April 26

 

Wilhelm Knabe, Greens 1987 August 28

 

Klaus and Eva Klein (Berlin Wall escapees) 1999 January 26

 

Kurt Biedenkopf 1996 October 21

 

Johannes Rau 1986 November 13

 

Jurgen Todenhöfer 1984 April 23

 

Cem Özdemir 1999 August 19

 

Arthur Burns (U.S. ambassador) 1985 March 13

 

Miscellaneous Interviews

 

Milovan Djilas 1987 October 06

 

Simon Wiesenthal 1994 February

 

Estonian Prime Minister Mart Laar 1994 March 17

 

Bulgarian President Zhelyu Zhelev circa 1990s

 

Bulgarian President Peter Stoyanov 1996 November 23

 

Stanislav Shushkevich (Minsk) 1994 February 01

 

Martti Ahtisaari 1999 June 11

 

Warren Zimmermann (head of US delegation to OSCE) 1986 October 28

 

Karl Schlögel (German writer on concept of Mitteleuropa) 1987 March 09

 

Kenneth Kaunda (President of Zambia, Lusaka) 1976 October 13

 

Alan Paton (anti-apartheid activist, Durban, South Africa) 1976 October 16

 

Ex-President George H.W. Bush circa 1994-2000

Scope and Contents note

Brief testimonial for Polish edition of Newsweek.
 

Gulbuddin Hekmatyar (Afghan rebel leader) 1985 November 13

 

Mikheil Saakashvili 2004 September 23

 

Lithuanian President Valdas Adamkus 1999 March 08

 

Erhard Busek (Austrian politician, on Mittleeuropa) 1987 February 10

 

Radio Interviews about Soviet Union and Eastern Europe

 

Pat McCann Show, WOR NY 1982 August 27

 

Diane Rehm Show, WAMU

 

1988 August 24

Scope and Contents note

Labor unrest in Poland.
 

1989 June 6

Scope and Contents note

Poland elections.
 

Fiske Show, WAMU 1985 October 30

Scope and Contents note

Soviet Union. Two parts.
 

Cuthbert Show, WAMU 1989 August 25

Scope and Contents note

Eastern Europe.
 

"Newsweek" on Air 1985 March 31

 

Radio show, Nagorski's expulsion from Soviet Union circa 1980s