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CWTR is a weekly, hour long, intenet-based talk radio show hosted by Gerry Prokopowicz of East Carolina University. Each week, Gerry interviews leading historians, authors, enthusiasts, etc. on all things Civil War related.

CWTR is a weekly, hour long, intenet-based talk radio show hosted by Gerry Prokopowicz of East Carolina University. Each week, Gerry interviews leading historians, authors, enthusiasts, etc. on all things Civil War related.

Location:

Greenville, NC

Networks:

VoiceAmerica

Description:

CWTR is a weekly, hour long, intenet-based talk radio show hosted by Gerry Prokopowicz of East Carolina University. Each week, Gerry interviews leading historians, authors, enthusiasts, etc. on all things Civil War related.

Language:

English

Contact:

302 E. 9th Street Greenville, NC 27858 252-328-1027


Episodes

1834-Gerry Prokopowicz-Almost Live, from the Civil War Institute at Gettysburg College

6/15/2022
Gerry Prokopowicz, our host....Almost Live, from the Civil War Institute at Gettysburg College

Duration:00:55:07

1833-Sarah J. Purcell-Spectacle of Grief: Public Funerals and Memory in the Civil War Era

6/8/2022
Sarah J. Purcell, author of "Spectacle of Grief: Public Funerals and Memory in the Civil War Era"

Duration:00:54:39

1832-Elizabeth D. Leonard-Benjamin Franklin Butler: A Noisy, Fearless Life

6/1/2022
Elizabeth D. Leonard, author of "Benjamin Franklin Butler: A Noisy, Fearless Life"

Duration:00:55:33

1831-Somerville Somerville-Bull Run to Boer War: How the American Civil War Changed the British Army

5/25/2022
Michael Somerville, author of "Bull Run to Boer War: How the American Civil War Changed the British Army"

Duration:00:55:50

1830-Vincent L. Burns-Voices of the Army of the Potomac

5/4/2022
Vincent L. Burns, author of "Voices of the Army of the Potomac"

Duration:00:53:55

1829-Tim Talbott-Battle of New Market Heights Memorial and Education Association

4/27/2022
Tim Talbott, on the Battle of New Market Heights Memorial and Education Association

Duration:00:48:56

1828-Gene Eric Salecker-Destruction of the Steamboat Sultana: The Worst Maritime Disaster in American History

4/20/2022
Gene Eric Salecker, author of "Destruction of the Steamboat Sultana: The Worst Maritime Disaster in American History"

Duration:00:56:28

1827-Earnest Dollar-Hearts Torn Asunder: Trauma in the Civil Wars Final Campaign in North Carolina

4/13/2022
Earnest Dollar, author of "Hearts Torn Asunder: Trauma in the Civil Wars Final Campaign in North Carolina"

Duration:00:50:12

1826-Michael E. Block-The Carnage was Fearful: The Battle of Cedar Mountain, August 9, 1862

4/6/2022
Michael E. Block, author of "The Carnage was Fearful: The Battle of Cedar Mountain, August 9, 1862"

Duration:00:52:12

1825-Jim Downs-Maladies of Empire: How Colonialism, Slavery, and War Transformed Medicine

3/30/2022
Jim Downs, author of "Maladies of Empire: How Colonialism, Slavery, and War Transformed Medicine"

Duration:00:47:53

1824-Roger Lowenstein-Ways and Means: Lincoln and His Cabinet and the Financing of the Civil War

3/23/2022
Roger Lowenstein, author of "Ways and Means: Lincoln and His Cabinet and the Financing of the Civil War"

Duration:00:48:40

1823-Christopher Thrasher-Suffering in the Army of Tennessee: A Social History of the Confederate Army of the Heartland from the Battles for Atlanta to the Retreat from Nashville

3/16/2022
Christopher Thrasher, author of "Suffering in the Army of Tennessee: A Social History of the Confederate Army of the Heartland from the Battles for Atlanta to the Retreat from Nashville"

Duration:00:53:36

1822-Lorien Foote-Rites of Retaliation: Civilization, Soldiers, and Campaigns in the American Civil War

3/2/2022
Lorien Foote, author of "Rites of Retaliation: Civilization, Soldiers, and Campaigns in the American Civil War"

Duration:00:54:26

1821-Jacqueline Budell-The National Archives

2/23/2022
Jacqueline Budell, Archives Specialist at the National Archives

Duration:00:55:52

1820-Meg Groeling-First Fallen: The Life of Colonel Elmer Ellsworth, the Norths First Civil War Hero

2/16/2022
Meg Groeling, author of "First Fallen: The Life of Colonel Elmer Ellsworth, the Norths First Civil War Hero"

Duration:00:54:54

1819-Jonathan White-A House Built By Slaves: African American Visitors to the Lincoln White House

2/9/2022
Jonathan White, author of "A House Built By Slaves: African American Visitors to the Lincoln White House" and "To Address You as My Friend: African Americans Letters to Abraham Lincoln"

Duration:00:55:04

1818-DeAnne Blanton-Society for Women and the Civil War - and - They Fought Like Demons: Women Soldiers in the Civil War

2/2/2022
DeAnne Blanton, founder, Society for Women and the Civil War and co-author of "They Fought Like Demons: Women Soldiers in the Civil War"

Duration:00:55:37

1817-John F. Messner-A Scottish Blockade Runner in the American Civil War: Joannes Wyllie of the Steamer Ad-Vance

1/26/2022
John F. Messner, author of "A Scottish Blockade Runner in the American Civil War: Joannes Wyllie of the Steamer Ad-Vance"

Duration:00:46:54

1816-Chuck Veit-A Lively Little Battle: New Perspectives on the Battle of Fort Butler, Donaldsonville, Louisiana

1/19/2022
Chuck Veit, author of "A Lively Little Battle: New Perspectives on the Battle of Fort Butler, Donaldsonville, Louisiana, 28 July 1863"

Duration:00:55:33

1815-Francis Augustin OReilly-The Fredericksburg Campaign: Winter War on the Rappahannock

1/12/2022
Francis Augustin OReilly, author of "The Fredericksburg Campaign: Winter War on the Rappahannock"

Duration:00:56:41