Nov 13, 2018
In this episode Matt Crawford speaks to author and journalist Earl Swift about his book Chesapeake Requiem. This book tells the story of Tangier Island off the mainland of Virginia. Each chapter brings a different perspective to this time capsule of the island and the struggles it faces. Partly auto biographical, biographical, historical, location piece and even culinary this book traces the effects climate change is having on this island and how it effects the hardy people who inhabit it.