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Journeys of Discovery: Curator Courtney Bradford at Little Rock's Mosaic Templars Cultural Center

Mosaic Templars Cultural Center
Courtney Bradford at the Mosaic Templars Cultural Center in Little Rock, Arkansas.

Join correspondent Tom Wilmer for a revealing conversation about African American history with Courtney Bradford, curator of collections at the Mosaic Templars Cultural Center in downtown Little Rock, Arkansas.

Ms. Bradford is also a professor of African American Studies at the University of Arkansas Little Rock. Ms. Bradford shares fascinating insights about African American history revealed and embraced through the legacy of storytelling, music, art, architecture, cuisine and more.

*The intro underbed music was recorded live at the St. Marks Baptist Church in Little Rock, Arkansas.

*The outro music, Cornbread and Butterbeans is on the Carolina Chocolate Drops’ album: Genuine Negro Jig

Credit Carolina Chocolate Drops

  Underwriting support for Journeys of Discovery provided by Nashville's Big Back Yard economic initiative focused on rural communities in the southwest quarter of Tennessee and the Shoals Region of Northern Alabama.

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Tom Wilmer produces on-air content for Issues & Ideas airing over KCBX and is producer and host of the six-time Lowell Thomas award-winning NPR podcast Journeys of Discovery with Tom Wilmer. Recorded live on-location across America and around the world, the podcasts feature the arts, culture, music, nature, history, science, wine & spirits, brewpubs, and the culinary arts--everything from baseball to exploring South Pacific atolls to interviewing the real Santa Claus in the Arctic.
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