Live coverage begins on Tuesday, October 20th at 12:00 Noon

 

 

The Historical Society of Carroll County's Box Lunch Talk - Ghosts and Legends of Carroll County.

Presented by Dr. Jesse Glass. Dr. Glass will share ghost tales and folklore about Carroll County. 

This program will be streamed live online and broadcast live on cable channels HD-1086 and channel 19.

Dr. Glass, writer, artist, and editor, is Professor of American literature and history and of comparative literature at Meikai University in Chiba, Japan. Raised outside Westminster, Maryland, he holds degrees from Western Maryland College (B.A., 1979), Johns Hopkins University (M.A., 1980), and the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (Ph.D., 1988). Published works of Glass’s poetry include The Passion of Phineas Gage & Selected Poems (2006), The Life and Death of Peter Stubbe (1995) and Lexical Obelisk (1983, 1990, 1996). He has also written on the history and folklore of Carroll County, Maryland, in The Witness: Slavery in 19th century Carroll County, Maryland (2004), Carroll County Newspaper Wars: Know-Nothings, Alms House Scandals and the Death of a Civil-War Editor (2004), and Ghosts and Legends of Carroll County (1982; revised, 1998).

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