Tuesday, January 5, 2016

Episode 27 Fall 2015



 Episode 27 Fall 2015

Join us for this episode as we interview John Paul Nuño whose article on Prospect Bluff during the First Seminole War appears in this issue of the Florida Historical Quarterly.

FHQ Fall 2015 Table of Contents Fall 2015, Vol. 94, No.2
 "Sucking, Blood, and Fire: Timucuan Healing Practices in Spanish Florida"
by Tamara Shircliff Spike 

Reconstructing Power in an American Borderland: Political Change in Colonial East Florida" by Nancy O. Gallman

“República de Bandidos”: The Prospect Bluff Fort’s Challenge to the Spanish Slave System" by John Paul Nuño 

"Currency, Credit, Crises, and Cuba: The Fed’s EarlyHistory in Florida" by Lesley Mace

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Friday, September 25, 2015

Ep. 26 Summer 2015


Ep. 26 Summer 2015

The Florida Historical Quarterly
Summer 2015: Vol. 94, No. 1


In this episode of the Florida Historical Quarterly Podcast we interviewed Laura Brock about her article on the ERA fight and the Florida Legislature of the 1970s.

The table of contents for the issue is below:

Religion and Women’s Rights in Florida: An Examination of the Equal Rights Amendment Legislative Debates, 1972-1982 by Laura E. Brock 1

The Rise of Jim Crow in Fort Myers, 1885-1930 by Jonathan Harrison 40

‘Gators Making Merry in Cuba: The University of Florida Football Team in Havana, December 1912 by Michael Wood 68

Throwing the Explorer out with the Fountain: American History Textbooks and Juan Ponce de León by Roger Chapman 92



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Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Ep. 24 Winter 2015


Ep. 24 Winter 2015


Winter 2015 Vol. 93, No. 3


In this episode of the FHQ Podcast we interviewed Dr. Sherry Johnson who was the guest editor of the Special Issue of the FHQ that examines the 18th Century of Florida. This is the third of a 6 part special issue that will examine the Quincentennial of Ponce De Leon's first visit to Florida. 

The Table of Contents for this issue is below:

Special Issue Introduction by the FHQ Editors By Connie L. Lester and Daniel Murphree 293

The Historiography of Eighteenth-Century Florida By Sherry Johnson 296

James Grant, British East Florida, and the Impending Imperial Crisis, 1764-1771 By Susan
Schwartz 327

“Cast Away off the Bar”:  The Archaeological Investigation of British Period Shipwrecks in St. Augustine by Chuck Meide 354

The Failure of Great Britain’s “Southern Expedition” of 1776:  Revisiting Southern Campaigns in the Early Years of the American Revolution, 1775-1779 By Roger Smith 387

Slanders and Sodomy: Studying the Past through Colonial Crime Investigation By James Cusick
415

Mayhem and Murder in the East Florida Frontier, 1783 to 1789 By Diane Boucher 446

Book Reviews 472

End Notes 497

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Monday, December 8, 2014

Ep. 23 Fall 2014

Ep. 23 Fall 2014

The Florida Historical Quarterly Fall 2014 Vol. 93, No. 2

 In this episode we talked with C.S. Monaco about his article in the current issue of the FHQ titled "“Wishing that Right May Prevail”: Ethan Allen Hitchock and the Florida War." We also spoke with him about his current research on the Second Seminole War and the create questions and debates that surround this period of Florida history.

Table of Contents:

"New Systems, Established Traditions: Governor James Grant’s Indian Diplomacy and the Evolution of British Colonial Policy, 1760-1771,"
by James L. Hill

“Wishing that Right May Prevail”: Ethan Allen Hitchock and the Florida War"
by C.S. Monaco

"Time to Grow Up: The Rise and Fall of Spring Break in Fort Lauderdale," by James Schiltz                                                                       195

“A Few Crazy Ladies”: How Women Broke Down Barriers and Created a Place for Female Martial Artists in Florida, 1974-1983," by Christopher David Thrasher                                      

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Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Ep. 22 Summer 2014

Ep. 22 Summer 2014



She spoke to us about her article " Bootlegging Aliens: Unsanctioned Immigration and the Underground Economy of Smuggling from Cuba during Prohibition," published in the Summer 2014 issue of the FHQ.

The Table of Contents for the issue is below:

“Perfectly Still No More: Unionists in Confederate Northeast Florida,” by T. W. Upchurch

“A Perfect Storm: The Ocoee Riot of 1920,” by Carlee Hoffman and Claire Strom

“Bootlegging Aliens: Unsanctioned Immigration and the Underground Economy of Smuggling from 
Cuba during Prohibition,” by Lisa Lindquist Dorr

Current Scholarship on the Johns Committee in Florida History

“The Johns Committee: A Historiographic Essay,” by Judith Poucher

Book Review: Braukman, Communists and Perverts Under the Palms: The Johns Committee in Florida, 1956-1965 by Karen Graves

Book Review: Poucher, State of Defiance: Challenging the Johns Committee’s Assault on Civil
Liberties by James Anthony Schnur

Documentary Film Review: Cassanello and Mills, The Committee by Stacy Braukman


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Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Ep. 21 Spring 2014

Ep. 21 Spring 2014

In this episode we talked with Matthew J. Clavin, Associate Professor of history at the University of Houston. He is the author of the book Toussaint Louverture and the Civil War: the Promise and Peril of a Second Haitian Revolution.

He spoke to us about his article "An "underground railway" to Pensacola and the Impending Crisis over Slavery," published in the Spring 2014 issue of the FHQ.

The Table of Contents for the issue is below:

"The Role of Cattle Ranching in the 1656 Timucuan Rebellion:  A Struggle for Land, Labor, and Chiefly Power," by Justin B. Blanton

"An "underground railway" to Pensacola and the Impending Crisis over Slavery," by Matthew J. Clavin

"Race, Education, and Regionalism:  The Long and Troubling History of School Desegregation in the Sunshine State," by Irvin D.S. Winsboro and Abel A. Bartley

"Nature on a Leash:  Tourism, Development, and the Environment on Amelia Island, Florida," by Patrick H. Cosby

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Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Winter 2014 Vol. 92 No. 3

Winter 2014 Vol. 92 No. 3

In this episode of the FHQ Podcast we interview Dr. Jane Landers who was the guest editor of the Special Issue of the FHQ that examines the 17th Century of Florida. This is the second of a 6 part special issue that will examine the Quincentennial of Ponce De Leon's first visit to Florida. 

The Table of Contents for this issue is below:

"Special Issue Introduction" by the FHQ editors Connie L. Lester and Daniel Murphree
"The Historiography of Seventeenth-Century La Florida" by Jane Landers
"The Geopolitics of Seventeenth-Century Florida" by Jane Landers
"The Historical Archaeology of Seventeenth-Century La Florida" by Bonnie G. McEwan
“These people are not conquered like those of New Spain”: Florida’s Reciprocal Colonial Compact" by Amy Turner Bushnell
"St. Augustine in the Seventeenth Century: Capital of La Florida" by Susan Richbourg Parker
"Pirate, Priest, and Slave: Spanish Florida in the 1668 Searles Raid" by Diana Reigelsperger
"Colonialism on the Spanish Florida Frontier: Mission San Luis, 1656-1704" by Bonnie G. McEwan

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