Thursday 27th of July 2023 – 11:15 am
Nature Folk: Wildlife or Wild Myth?
Naturalist Ranger Russ from Meigs Point Nature Center teams up with noted folklorist Professor Stephen Gencarella from UMass/Amherst to share perspective on the creatures and characters that might have been part of our natural world centuries ago....and the stories attached to them!
On the show
Professor Gencarella and Ranger Russ…a folklorist and a naturalist…dissect the writings of Samuel Peters…as we better understand how our landscape looked…when originally explored by Old World settlers…