Rotarians Hear About Johnny Cash

OSWEGO – Professor Michael Streissguth, from LeMoyne College, was the guest this week at Oswego Rotary.

Pictured are: Bob Pompo, president elect; Terry Gorman; and Michael Streissguth.
Pictured are: Bob Pompo, president elect; Terry Gorman; and Michael Streissguth.

Streissguth, a professor in the department of Communication and Film Studies, is the author of “Johnny Cash: The Biography,” along with five other books.

He spoke to us about Cash and in particular Folsom Prison where Cash performed.

2018 is the 50th anniversary of this performance and release by Columbia Records.

Other books by Professor Streissguth feature stories about Waylon Jennings, Willie Nelson and Roseanne Cash.