Credit: VFH Radio
Original Author: VFH Radio, a program of the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities
Created: September 2006
Publisher: VFH Radio

English Interpreters

History professors Karen Kupperman of New York University, Crandall Shifflett of Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech), and Jim Whittenburg of the College of William and Mary, discuss interpreters such as Henry Spelman, an English boy sent to live with Virginia Indians in 1609. This audio clip is an excerpt from an interview that originally aired during the week of September 30, 2006, on With Good Reason, a radio program produced by the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities and hosted by Sarah McConnell.