W. Fitzhugh Brundage on Monument Removal

Premiere DateAug 24, 2017
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 Intro
00:51 W. Fitzhugh Brundage
01:51 Predicting Monument Conflict
03:28 Debate Boiling Over
05:25 Historical Triage
10:02 Cost of Monument Removal
13:26 Uncertain Future of Monument Debate
16:13 Outro
16:43 Get Away A Giant Dog
19:14 Finish

W. Fitzhugh Brundage returns to discuss recent developments in the removal of Confederate statues and monuments nationwide.

W. Fitzhugh Brundage is the William B. Umstead Professor of History and the Department of History Chair at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He’s also the author of several books, including “The Southern Past: A Clash of Race and Memory.

Joe Virgillito is a staff writer and podcast producer at BTRtoday He is a graduate of Quinnipiac University with a degree in journalism. In his spare time, he enjoys reading and wandering around aimlessly, as…