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Our website is dedicated to Civil War Talk Radio (CWTR). 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. There are currently 364+ hours of interviews available for your listening pleasure. Use this site to view show information, download the MP3 files, listen to the MP3 files and get additional information on guests.


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Season 13 - Latest shows listed below.

Click on the Episode Title for additional information on episode, links to download or listen to episode and a transcript of Gerry's monologue.

1304
The Gentlemen and the Roughs: Violence, Honor, and Manhood in the Union Army

Lorien  Foote September 21, 2016

Lorien Foote, author of "The Gentlemen and the Roughs: Violence, Honor, and Manhood in the Union Army"


1303
A Long and Bloody Task: The Atlanta Campaign from Dalton through Kennesaw to the Chattahoochee

Stephen  Davis September 14, 2016

Stephen Davis, author of "A Long and Bloody Task: The Atlanta Campaign from Dalton through Kennesaw to the Chattahoochee, May 5-July 18, 1864"


1302
The Slaves Cause: A History of Abolition

Manisha  Sinha September 7, 2016

Manisha Sinha, author of "The Slaves Cause: A History of Abolition"


1301
The Civil War Trust

Garry  Adelman August 31, 2016

Garry Adelman, Director of History and Education at the Civil War Trust


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Impediments of War
About the photo at the top of our website: The photo is of the Engineers of the 8th N.Y. State Militia, 1861, listening to Civil War Talk Radio on their Jukebox....one of the lesser known Impediments of War.


News from CWTR World HQ:

Aug 31, 2016
Scheduled guest: Garry Adelman, Director of History and Education at the Civil War Trust

Sep 7, 2016
Scheduled guest: Manisha Sinha, The Slave's Cause: A History of Abolition

Sep 14, 2016
Scheduled guest: Stephen Davis, A Long and Bloody Task: The Atlanta Campaign from Dalton through Kennesaw to the Chattahoochee, May 5-July 18, 1864

Sep 21, 2016
Scheduled guest: Lorien Foote, The Gentlemen and the Roughs: Violence, Honor, and Manhood in the Union Army

Sep 28, 2016
Scheduled guest: Cathy Wright, curator, The American Civil War Museum, Richmond.

Oct 5, 2016
Scheduled guest: Mark Dunkelman, Patrick Henry Jones: Irish American, Civil War General, and Gilded Age Politician

Oct 12, 2016
Scheduled guest: Debra Reddin Van Tuyll, The Confederate Press in the Crucible of the American Civil War

Oct 19, 2016
Scheduled guest: James Huffstodt, Lincoln's Bold Lion: The Life and Times of Brigadier General Martin Davis Hardin

Oct 26, 2016
Scheduled guest: David Mowery, Morgan's Great Raid: The Remarkable Expedition from Kentucky to Ohio

Nov 2, 2016
Scheduled guest: Victoria Bynum, The Long Shadow of the Civil War: Southern Dissent and Its Legacies and "Free State of Jones" (movie)

Nov 9, 2016
Scheduled guest: Paul Kahan, Amiable Scoundrel: Simon Cameron, Lincoln's Scandalous Secretary of War

Nov 16, 2016
Scheduled guest: G. Ward Hubbs, Guarding Greensboro: A Confederate Company in the Making of a Southern Community

Nov 23, 2016
Scheduled guest:
No Live Show, Thanksgiving