A trip into the Great Dismal Swamp reveals a lot of biting bugs, black water you can drink, and secrets about the runaway slaves who once called this remote place home.
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Jeremy Markovich: writer, producer, editor, host
Andy Busam: digital manager
Rosalie Catanoso: music coordinator
Elizabeth Hudson: editor-in-chief
Special thanks this week to Donna Stewart, Wanda McLean, along with Dr. Dan Sayers and the rest of his team at American University.
Theme Song by The Collection
Closing Song: Avalon, by Wurlitzer Prize
Additional Music: Lee Rosevere