How the Social Landscape Impacts Our Favorite Legends…like Captain Kidd!

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The True Kidd Villain Evolves in the Popular “Second Wave” of Captain Kidd Myths and Legends…

It is always fascinating when Professor Gencarella joins us for an episode of Myths and Legends...where one of the things we have learned is how these stories have their own life...controlled by many things, one of which is the political and social landscape of the times. Hear how the Captain Kidd character evolved from an adventurer into a this clip from Myths and Legends on iCRV Radio.

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