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American Rambler with Colin Woodward

May 29, 2020

Joseph L. Galloway is the author of the 1992 bestselling book We Were Soldiers Once and Young, which was made into a hit 2002 movie starring Mel Gibson. The book was inspired, oddly, by a scene from the sequel to American Graffiti.

Joe wrote We Were Soldiers with the help of Hal Moore (played by Gibson in the film), who...

May 21, 2020

Heath Carpenter, a professor of English at Harding University in Arkansas, is the author of The Philosopher King: T. Bone Burnett and the Ethic of a Southern Cultural Renaissance (2019). He is also a native Arkansan, who is friends with previous podcast guest Bonnie Montgomery (featured in his book). Heath has traveled...

May 9, 2020

Dr. Court Carney returns to the podcast to talk about Bob Dylan. Court is not only a fan, he has taught a class on Dylan at Stephen F. Austin State University, where he is a professor of history. 

Court's interest in Dylan began when he listened to his dad's copy of Nashville Skyline thirty years ago. In grad school, he...