The good neighbor the life and work of Fred Rogers
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The Good Neighbor, the first full-length biography of Fred Rogers, tells the story of this utterly unique and enduring American icon. Drawing on original interviews, oral histories, and archival documents, Maxwell King traces Rogers's personal, professional, and artistic life through decades of work, including a surprising decision to walk away from the show to make television for adults, only to return to the neighborhood with increasingly sophisticated episodes, written in collaboration with experts on childhood development. An engaging story, rich in detail, The Good N eighbor is the definitive portrait of a beloved figure, cherished by multiple generations.
ContentsMachine generated contents note: PART I
2. Breathing Room
3. College Days
4. Love and Music
5. Basic Training
6. The Children's Corner
7. On-Air Ministry
8. Dr. Margaret McFarland
9. Toronto and the CBC
10. The Birth of Mister Rogers' Neighborhood
11. The Pastore Hearing
12. Language and Meaning
13. Mister Rogers, Boss and Teacher
14. Puppet World
15. On Hiatus
16. He's Back!
17. Behind the Scenes in the Neighborhood
18. Fred Rogers, Musician
19. Mister Rogers's Family Values
20. Fearless Authenticity
22. The Legacy
23. The End of the Neighborhood
24. America's Favorite Neighbor
25. Mister Rogers Lives On.
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Mister Rogers' neighborhood (Television program)
Television personalities -- United States -- Biography.
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 369-389) and index.