The Shadow Files

Thursday Mornings at 7:45 a.m.

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Each Week Dr. Cheryl White, Associate Professor of History with the Department of History and Social Sciences at LSUS takes us through Urban Legends and what facts or fictions that may exist to support these tales of ghosts and mysteries..
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Airs Thursday, August 11, at 7:45 a.m. Commentator Dr. Cheryl White take a look at the medieval legend of the Children's Crusade.

Airs Thursday, August 4, at 7:45 a.m. Commentator Dr. Cheryl White take a look at America's Greatest Ghost Story, that of the Bell Witch.
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Airs Thursday, July 28, at 7:45 a.m. Commentator Dr. Cheryl White looks the important and common elements of Urban Legends, through the lens of the Avenging Greek Soldier.

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Airs Thursday, July 21, at 7:45 a.m. Commentator Dr. Cheryl White looks at the old Penal Farm of Caddo Parish and how exploring this legends actually lends support to other historical endeavors.
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Airs Thursday, July 14, at 7:45 a.m. Commentator Cheryl White takes a look at the Medieval Legends which inspired the tale of Elisa Day and the song Where The Wild Rose Grows.