Original Author: VFH Radio, a program of the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities
Created: May 2009
Publisher: VFH Radio
Tom Costa, a professor of history at the University of Virginia's College at Wise and a former fellow of the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities, discusses runaway slaves and the punishments they faced if caught. This audio clip is an excerpt from an interview that originally aired on May 9, 2009, on With Good Reason, a radio program produced by the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities and hosted by Sarah McConnell.