Volume 11 of the Delmarva Review was published in November and is featured on this edition of Delmarva Today: Writer’s Edition. Wilson’s guests are the Executive Editor of the Review, Wilson Wyatt and the Review’s poetry editor Anne Colwell. Wilson Wyatt was a one of the founders of the review. Anne Colwell is an English professor […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Sunday, November 11, 2018 will mark the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Armistice in Compiègne, France ending the First World War. Life Isn’t So Sweet As It Used To Be, An American in the Great War, is a compilation of the letters, recollections and poetry of Maryland Senator Millard E. Tydings covering his time as a soldier […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
This month’s edition of Delmarva Today: Writer’s Edition is the third in the series on free speech. The first discussed the challenges to free speech on college campuses; the second considered whether free speech is being seriously challenged in civil society today. Our program this month addresses the question of the meaning of free speech […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Harold Wilson’s guest on Delmarva Today: Writer’s Edition is Tom (Tim) Linehan. They will discuss Linehan’s new book Hannah Gould. Hannah Gould is about the Jewish women in the Polish partisan movement during the Second World War. The subcontext of the discussion is actually courage—what these women had to overcome, what they had to do, and what they […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Harold Wilson’s guest today is John Reisinger and they’re talking about John’s new book, The Secrets Behind the Structures. John is a prolific writer, having written some 15 books including historical novels, nonfiction works, and historical mysteries. John Reisinger’s book is about what he calls the back stories behind some of the world’s greatest structures. “Structures have back […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
It’s summer and we’re talking about the beach today; the sand, the sun, the warmth that draws us by the thousands to the edge of the sea. For those who live along the edge of the ocean, and even for those who visit for a short period of time a way of life develops that […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Harold Wilson’s guests on today’s Delmarva Today: Writer’s Edition focus on children’s literature and features the June 16 Chesapeake Children’s Book Festival in Easton, MD. Host Harold Wilson’s guests are Tim Young, organizer of the festival and author of more than ten children’s books, and Laura Powell, Children/Young Adult Services Librarian at the library. In addition four young people from the […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Harold Wilson’s guests on today’s Delmarva Today: Writer’s Edition are Don Rush, Associate Program Director- Sr. Producer News and Public Affairs; at Delmarva Public Radio; and Adam Wood, Chairman of the Department of English at Salisbury University, and chair of the Committee on Academic Freedom and Tenure. This is the second in a series of three discussions on free speech. […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Why do people leave home to serve and fight in the wars of other countries? Are they courageous heroes or courageous fools? This is the question raised by Harold Wilson’s guest on today’s Delmarva Today: Writer’s Edition, Dr. Herb Howe. In his scholarly paper on Swedish pilot Carl von Rosen, Dr. Howe asks, “Did Count […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
On Delmarva Today: Writer’s Edition host Harold Wilson is on the road at Old Dominion University in Norfolk, VA to talk to Dr. Michael Allen and Mary-Carson Saunders Stiff. Dr. Allen is an assistant professor in the Department of Political Science and Geography at the university and is a noted expert on climate change. Mary-Carson […]Continue Reading... No Comments.