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Strummin’ on the Old Banjo: Q&A with Author Kristina Gaddy

W.W. Norton has just published Baltimore author Kristina Gaddy’s new book “Well of Souls: Uncovering the Banjo’s Hidden History.” This deeply researched work assembles fascinating findings and an array of primary sources to place this uniquely African-American instrument in the context of early Black history in the Americas. Centuries-old journals and illustrations provide glimpses of life under […]