Walter Edgar's Journal

From books to barbecue, and current events to Colonial history, historian and author Walter Edgar delves into the arts, culture, and history of South Carolina and the American South. Produced by South Carolina Public Radio.

https://www.southcarolinapublicradio.org

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 51m. Bisher sind 385 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint wöchentlich.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 13 days 15 hours 29 minutes

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George Singleton: You Want More


George Singleton joins Walter Edgar to talk about his new collection of short…


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A Year Like No Other and "The Summer of Lost and Found" - A Conversation with Mary Alice Monroe


New York Times bestselling author, Mary Alice Monroe, talks with Walter Edgar…


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   51m
 
 

The Gulf of Mexico: A Maritime History


This week on Walter Edgar’s Journal, John S. Sledge’s talks with Walter about…


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   51m
 
 

The Grim Years: Settling South Carolina, 1670 - 1720


In his book, The Grim Years: Settling South Carolina, 1670-1720 (2020,…


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 2021-05-10  51m
 
 

Black Freedom in the Age of Slavery: Race, Status, and Identity in the Urban Americas


Prior to the abolition of slavery, thousands of African-descended people in the…


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 2021-05-03  51m
 
 

Jackson Station: Music, Community, and Tragedy in Southern Blues Bar


Daniel Harrison, author of Live at Jackson Station: Music, Community, and…


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 2021-04-26  51m
 
 

A History of the Southern Conference


This time on Walter Edgar’s Journal, former SoCon commissioner John Iamarino,…


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 2021-04-23  51m
 
 

Rediscovered Ancestry: a Family Learns the Story of Their Remarkable Ancestor, Senator Lawrence Cain


In his book, The Virtue of Cain: From Slave to Senator (2021, Rocky Pond…


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 2021-04-12  51m
 
 

The Tragic Story of the Hamlet Fire


On the morning of September 3, 1991, the never-inspected chicken-processing…


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 2021-04-06  51m
 
 

How the Blinding of Sergeant Isaac Woodard Changed the Course of America’s Civil Rights History


Author Richard Gergel details the impact of the 1946 blinding of Sergeant Isaac…


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 2021-03-31  51m