Florida Frontiers Radio Program #67

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This Torn Land: Poetry of the Second Seminole War

John and Mary Lou Missal discuss their book, This Torn Land: Poetry of the Second Seminole War. Many of the poems were written by unknown soldiers or anonymous observers, although a few are from more famous people, such as Walt Whitman. 

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Churches of Hannibal Square
Dr. Rebecca McCloud and Dr. Ruth Edwards talk about the history of Winter Park, which was founded in the 1880s and was divided by the railroad into White and African American sections

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Brevard Cultural Alliance

Brevard Cultural Alliance's mission is to build and sustain a dynamic and vibrant arts and cultural sector integral to Brevard County's quality of life.

Florida Humanities Council and the National Endowment for the Humanities

With funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities, FHC grants primarily respond to the needs of local communities, but they often address topics of statewide interest.  FHC is particularly interested in projects that are collaborative, attract diverse audiences, encourage active participation from the public, and explore humanities topics and disciplines in interesting and engaging ways.

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26 Aug 2010

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SEGMENTS | This Torn Land: Poetry of the Second Seminole War | Churches of Hannibal Square