A weekly public affairs show about McKeesport and the Mon Valley, produced in cooperation with WEDO (810) and WZUM (1550).
Guest: Author and West Mifflin native Brian Butko
Topic: Butko discusses his new book "Kennywood: Behind the Screams."
How discussed: What does the field of "commercial archeology" include? What can we learn from so-called "pop culture" of the 20th century? Why is Kennywood a cultural icon and how was it important to the development of the Pittsburgh area?
Filetype: MP3 - Size: 27.47MB - Duration: 30:00 m (128 kbps 44100 Hz)
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