Lynching http://wknofm.org en Amy Wood On Lynching, Anti-Lynching, And Honoring A Legacy http://wknofm.org/post/amy-wood-lynching-anti-lynching-and-honoring-legacy <p>Host Jonathan Judaken talks with author and professor <a href="http://history.illinoisstate.edu/people/?control=facultyProfile&amp;ID=alwood&amp;dept=History">Amy Wood</a> about her book,<em> <a href="http://www.uncpress.unc.edu/browse/book_detail?title_id=1581">Lynching and Spectacle: Witnessing Racial Violence in America, 1890-1940</a></em>. &nbsp;In her book, "Wood examines how lynching, as a spectacle, borrowed much from the practice of public executions that still occurred in the early 1900s. Lynching was also shaped by the traditions of evangelical Christianity.</p> Fri, 12 Jul 2013 04:25:09 +0000 Jonathan Judaken & Justin Willingham 33839 at http://wknofm.org Amy Wood On Lynching, Anti-Lynching, And Honoring A Legacy