Adam Park

A Country Playlist

Alf Taylor (ex-governor of Tennessee) and the Old Limber Quartet Taylor, a fiddler, was among the first group of politicians to perform what became country music on the campaign trail. In 1924, Taylor was also the first of these politicians… Read More »A Country Playlist

Storytelling

Storytelling I will tell you something about stories [he said], They aren’t just entertainment. Don’t be fooled. They are all we have, you see, all we have to fight off illness and death. You don’t have anything if you don’t… Read More »Storytelling

Silicon Cemetary

Silicon Cemetery Up the Mississippi or across the Appalachians they came. By foot, by wheel, by steam. To the cities, the hinterlands. The New World, it’s true, was a continent in flux – its people, its politics, its flora and… Read More »Silicon Cemetary