New Episode: Seeking a City of Refuge in the Great Dismal Swamp with Marcus P. Nevius
On today's show, Dr. Marcus P. Nevius joins Jim Ambuske to explore slavery in the Great Dismal Swamp
In the 18th and 19th centuries, the Swamp became a City of Refuge for enslaved laborers who resisted their bondage or self-emancipated into its interior. How did they make this rugged place a landscape of possibility?
Tune in to find out.